Integrated classroom in Nashville Digital History ID 4180

Integrated classroom in Nashville

Credit: Library of Congress
Media type: photograph
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Annotation: While many schools throughout the south were confronted with protesters attempting to prevent integration, Miss Mary Brent, principal of the previously all white Glenn Elementary School in Nashville greets black and white students, without incident, on the first day of school. Gelatin silver print. New York World-Telegram & Sun Collection, Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division (125A)
Year: 1957

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