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Daisy Lee Gatson Bates, a civil rights activist and mentor to the Little Rock Nine, the African-American students who desegregated Central High School in Little Rock (Pulaski County); circa 1960.
Courtesy of Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville


Bates, Daisy Lee Gatson
Arkansas State Press
Civil Rights Movement (Twentieth Century)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Arkansas Black Hall of Fame
African Methodist Episcopal Church
Huttig (Union County)
 
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