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title:

Carlotta Walls and Minnijean Brown

image number:

P0026572

description:

Carlotta Walls (at center) and Minnijean Brown (at right) exit a government-owned station wagon to begin classes at Central High. They are escorted by troops from the 101st Airborne Division.

This image appears on page 18 of "A Life Is More Than A Moment: The Desegregation of Little Rock's Central High" by Will Counts.

date taken:

1957 September 25

film code:

Kodak Safety Film

photographer studio:

Counts, Ira Wilmer, Jr. "Will"

donor image number:

Frame 2

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:

Walls, Carlotta

building name:

Central High School

event name:

Little Rock Central High School, Desegregation of

topic:

Minorities

topic:

Soldiers

topic:

Civil rights

topic:

Racism

topic:

Little Rock Nine, The

city:

Little Rock

state:

Arkansas

series:

Individuals

subseries:

Little Rock Central High School, Desegregation of