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Date Original

1910 January

Description

These are court documents filed in a case regarding the education of African American children. Jim Nations, Monroe Binkley, and Mr. Russell, fathers of 10 African American children within School District No. 2, filed a petition against the district for not providing an education for their children. L.H. Walker, Tom Bottoms, and F.M. Graves, directors for school district number 2 provided a response denying the claims against the district.

Physical Description

Documents, multiple sizes

Subjects

Education; Schools; School children; Petitions; Rural schools; Civil rights; School boards; Farm life; Fathers; Race discrimination; Race relations

Geographical Area

Lawrence County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MSNE.0070, Box 74, Folder 73

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Lawrence County (Ark.) Circuit Court records, MSNE.0070

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives

Recommended Citation

Petition, not providing an education for black students, Lawrence County (Ark.) Circuit Court records, Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives, Powhatan, Arkansas.

Rights

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Disciplines

Education | United States History

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