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title:

The Little Rock Nine have Thanksgiving dinner at the home of Daisy Bates, Arkansas NAACP chapter president

image number:

P0026567

description:

This image appears on page 13 of "A Life Is More Than A Moment: The Desegregation of Little Rock's Central High" by Will Counts.

date taken:

1957 November

film code:

Kodak Safety Film Kodak Plus X Film

photographer studio:

Counts, Ira Wilmer, Jr. "Will"

donor image number:

Frame 13

accession number:

2004/021

copyright owner:

Indiana University

use restrictions:

There are restrictions on the use of this image. Contact the Curator of Photographs.

personal name:

Bates, L. C.

personal name:

Bates, Daisy

personal name:

Thomas, Jefferson

personal name:

Eckford, Elizabeth

personal name:

Green, Ernest

personal name:

Brown, Minnijean

personal name:

Unknown

personal name:

Ray, Gloria

personal name:

Walls, Carlotta

personal name:

Roberts, Terrence

personal name:

Patillo, Melba

personal name:

Mothershed, Thelma

location of individuals:

(Starting at head of table at left and then clockwise around table) L. C. Bates, Daisy Bates, Jefferson Thomas, Elizabeth Eckford, Ernest Green, Minnijean Brown, an unknown NAACP official, Gloria Ray, Carlotta Walls, Terrence Roberts, Melba Patillo, and Thelma Mothershed.

corporate name:

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

event name:

Thanksgiving

event name:

Little Rock Central High School, Desegregation of

topic:

Women

topic:

Minorities

topic:

Dinner parties

topic:

Little Rock Nine, The

city:

Little Rock

state:

Arkansas

series:

Groups

subseries:

Little Rock Central High School, Desegregation of