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Title
Mob Blocks Black Students from Entering School
Date Created and/or Issued
1956-09-10T07:00:00Z
Publication Information
Chapman University Digital Commons
Contributing Institution
Chapman University, Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives
Collection
UPI - The African American Experience 1930-1980
Rights Information
copyrighted
UPI retains the copyright on all photographs. Permission to use photographs must be obtained from United Press International.
Description
Texarkana, Tex.: Part of a crowd of several hundred persons, that turned back two Negroes who sought to enter Texarkana Junior College here September 10th, stand in front of the school, while in the foreground Texas Rangers and Bowie (Texas) County officers stand by. One of the Rangers said they had no authority to escort the two students, one of them a girl, into the school.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Identifier
http://digitalcommons.chapman.edu/upi_african_american/131
Subject
African Americans
History
United States
Prejudice
Desegregation
Civil rights movement
Black Panthers
African American Studies
United States History
Source
UPI - The African American Experience 1930-1980

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