New York Gov. W. Averell Harriman passes out awards to nine black students who were the first to attend Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, including Minnijean Brown (directly to his right). “I’m a nice person. Once they get to know me, they’ll see I’m OK,” Brown said years later, recalling her thoughts upon entering the newly desegregated school.
New York Gov. W. Averell Harriman passes out awards to nine black students who were the first to attend Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, including Minnijean Brown (directly to his right). “I’m a nice person. Once they get to know me, they’ll see I’m OK,” Brown said years later, recalling her thoughts upon entering the newly desegregated school. Hans von Nolde AP file photo, 1958
New York Gov. W. Averell Harriman passes out awards to nine black students who were the first to attend Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, including Minnijean Brown (directly to his right). “I’m a nice person. Once they get to know me, they’ll see I’m OK,” Brown said years later, recalling her thoughts upon entering the newly desegregated school. Hans von Nolde AP file photo, 1958

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September 29, 2017 02:49 PM

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