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Daughter of Little Rock Nine Tells Her Mother's Civil Rights Story

Date : 02/05/2010

Clip Length : 00:02:54

When this young park ranger leads tours of historic Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, the stories that she tells of the segregated South are personal to her: Spirit Trickey's own mother was one of the "Little Rock Nine" who fought to attend the all-white school in 1957.

Daughter of Little Rock Nine Tells Her Mother's Civil Rights Story
Congressional Gold Medal Awarded to Little Rock Nine

Date : 11/09/1999

Clip Length : 00:00:42

President Bill Clinton awards the Congressional Gold Medal, the highest civilian honor, to the original Little Rock Nine. The nine black students helped end segregation in America.

Congressional Gold Medal Awarded to Little Rock Nine
New York Mayor Wagner Greets Black Students From Little Rock

Date : 06/14/1958

Clip Length : 00:00:49

New York City Mayor Robert F. Wagner welcomes the Little Rock Nine and discusses the hopes for future success in desegregation.

New York Mayor Wagner Greets Black Students From Little Rock
Eisenhower Explains Why National Guard is in Little Rock, Arkansas

Date : 10/03/1957

Clip Length : 00:01:27

President Dwight D. Eisenhower talks about the segregation problems that have arisen in Little Rock, Arkansas, and explains why National Guard troops have been sent there.

Eisenhower Explains Why National Guard is in Little Rock, Arkansas
State v. Federal Government: Little Rock, Arkansas

Date : 10/01/2004

Clip Length : 00:04:18

NBC's Lester Holt discusses the impact of the Supreme Court decision in Brown v. Board of Education on Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas. The Little Rock Nine were the first black students to attend the all white school.

State v. Federal Government: Little Rock, Arkansas
Melba Pattillo Beals: In Her Own Words

Date : 09/25/1997

Clip Length : 00:01:53

40 years later, Melba Pattillo Beals tells her story of being one of the Little Rock Nine, who ended segregation at Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Melba Pattillo Beals: In Her Own Words
Little Rock Nine Discuss Integrating Central High School 45 Years Later

Date : 02/01/2002

Clip Length : 00:03:24

NBC's Katie Couric talks with the original Little Rock Nine. In 1957, nine African-American students entered Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas hoping to end segregation.

Little Rock Nine Discuss Integrating Central High School 45 Years Later
Central High School: 40 Years Later

Date : 09/25/1997

Clip Length : 00:04:42

For the 40th anniversary of the Little Rock Nine, NBC's Matt Lauer interviews Ernest Green who talks about his first days at Central High School, and the impact it had on history.

Central High School: 40 Years Later
John Chancellor Reports on the Integration of Central High School

Date : 10/01/2004

Clip Length : 00:01:31

The governor of Arkansas, Orval Faubus, discusses the issues of desegregation at Central High School in Little Rock. Nine African American students, known as the Little Rock Nine, were met with protestors when they entered the all white school.

John Chancellor Reports on the Integration of Central High School
Integration of Little Rock High School: 50 Years Later

Date : 09/04/2007

Clip Length : 00:02:30

50 years after nine black students attempted to integrate Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, one of those students, Elizabeth Eckford, recalls being spat upon, and jeered at by angry whites.

Integration of Little Rock High School: 50 Years Later
Arkansas Governor Discusses Integration in Little Rock

Date : 09/02/1957

Clip Length : 00:01:24

Governor Orval Faubus of Little Rock claims that no minority group has been denied voting rights in Arkansas.

Arkansas Governor Discusses Integration in Little Rock
Ernest Green's Story: Integrating Central High School

Date : 10/01/2004

Clip Length : 00:03:27

Ernest Green is the first black student to graduate from Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas. Green looks back at the first days of desegregation and his experiences going to Central High.

Ernest Green's Story: Integrating Central High School
What It Took to Integrate Central High School

Date : 02/01/2002

Clip Length : 00:01:38

NBC's Katie Couric looks at the battle for integration that took place in Little Rock, Arkansas, when the Little Rock Nine tried to go to the all-white Central High School and Governor Orval Faubus ordered National Guardsmen to surround the school.

What It Took to Integrate Central High School
Central High School: 20 Years Later

Date : 09/25/1977

Clip Length : 00:04:41

Twenty years later, the Little Rock Nine talk about their experiences during the desegregation of Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Central High School: 20 Years Later

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