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Little Rock Desegregation Crisis Oral History Interview Transcripts

Identifier: MS L72 310

Scope and Content Note

Xerox copy of typewritten transcripts of oral history interviews conducted, 1970-1972, by Columbia University's Oral History Research Office.


  • Creation: 1970-1973


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Access Information

Please call (479) 575-8444 or email at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.

Use Information

Use Restrictions Apply: No transcript may be further copied, in whole or in part, nor may it be quoted from or cited in any published or unpublished work, without the explicit written permission of the interviewee or his or her heirs, legal representatives, or assigns.

No Interlibrary Loan.

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical Note

Person involved in the issues centered around the U.S. district court ordered racial desegregation of Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas: J. Bill Becker, Orval Eugene Faubus, Nathaniel Robadeau Griswold, Archie F. House, Elizabeth Huckaby, Robert A. Lile, Sidney Sanders McMath, Terrel E. Powell, Everett Tucker, Wayne Upton.


0.5 Linear Feet (1 Box)

Acquisition Information

Copies were purchased by the Special Collections Department from the U.S. National Archives and Records Service, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kansas in 1977. Originals are still held by NARA.

Processing Information

Processed by Mary Beth Lohr and Anthony Wappel; completed in July 1992.



Little Rock Desegregation Crisis, Oral History Interview Transcripts
Mary Beth Lohr and Anthony Wappel
July 1992
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Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Department Repository

University of Arkansas Libraries
365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville AR 72701 United States
(479) 575-8444