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Daisy Bates, Little Rock Nine and Dr. James Levy | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Daisy Bates, Little Rock Nine and Dr. James Levy

Daisy Bates, Little Rock Nine and Dr. James Levy | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Daisy Bates and the Little Rock Nine with officers of the NAACP at their 49th annual convention. Mrs. Bates and the nine students received an award for their heroism during the school integration crisis in September, 1957.  Pictured seated in row 1, left to right: Carlotta Walls, Melba Pattillo, and Elizabeth Eckford.  Standing in Row 2 are, left to right: Terrence Roberts, Thelma Mothershed, Gloria Ray, Jefferson Thomas, Kivie Kaplan (of the NAACP), Minnijean Brown, Ernest Green, Daisy Bates, and James B. Levy, president of the Cleveland NAACP chapter.
DESCRIPTION
Daisy Bates and the Little Rock Nine with officers of the NAACP at their 49th annual convention. Mrs. Bates and the nine students received an award for their heroism during the school integration crisis in September, 1957. Pictured seated in row 1, left to right: Carlotta Walls, Melba Pattillo, and Elizabeth Eckford. Standing in Row 2 are, left to right: Terrence Roberts, Thelma Mothershed, Gloria Ray, Jefferson Thomas, Kivie Kaplan (of the NAACP), Minnijean Brown, Ernest Green, Daisy Bates, and James B. Levy, president of the Cleveland NAACP chapter.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:52727
Creation Date: 1958
Creator Name:The Crisis: A Record of the Darker Races
City:Cleveland
County:
State:Ohio
Collection Name:Bates, Daisy : Papers, 1946-1966
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH Mss 523.19
Original Dimensions:9.5 x 6.5 inches
SUBJECTS
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Dresses
Eyeglasses
Handbags
Jewelry
Neckties
Suits (Clothing)
African Americans
Indoor photography
Men
Portraits, Group
Women
Civil rights

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