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An empty hallway at Central High School in Little Rock (Pulaski County) during the Lost Year (1958–59), when Governor Orval Faubus ordered the city’s high schools closed rather than integrate them.
Photo by Thomas J. O'Holloran, courtesy of U.S. News & World Report magazine Photograph Collection, Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress


Education, Elementary and Secondary
World War II through the Faubus Era, 1941 through 1967
Women’s Emergency Committee to Open Our Schools (WEC)
Lost Year
Education Reform
Segregation and Desegregation
Civil Rights Movement (Twentieth Century)
Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site
 
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