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Lencola Sullivan being crowned Miss Arkansas in August 1980. Sullivan was the first African American to place among the top five of the Miss America Pageant.
Photo by Clay Carson, courtesy of the Arkansas State Archives


Women
Modern Era, 1968 through the Present
African Americans
Miss Arkansas Pageant
Sullivan, Orean Lencola
 
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