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Sen. David Pryor & Barbara Pryor

David and Barbara Pryor

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Walter E. Hussman Jr., David P. Lambert, Stanley E. Reed and Lee Williams interviews added to Arkansas Memories

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In 1954, Charleston Public School District became the first district in the former Confederate States to successfully integrate grades one through twelve.
In this 2007 National Commemorative Site Dedication event video, Charleston native Senator Dale Bumpers recounts his first hand experience about some of the events and people of that time.

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Hank Haines

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Dale Bumpers

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The David and Barbara Pryor Center for Arkansas Oral and Visual History
1 East Center Street, Suite 120, Fayetteville, AR 72701-5394 • 1-479-575-6829

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