April 2, 2020

Primary Source Spotlight: Little Rock Nine

Little Rock Nine

Little Rock Nine historical newspaper coverage through 1963

Citizens’ Letters on the Little Rock Crisis Eisenhower Library

Daisy Bates to Roy Wilkins on the treatment of the Little Rock Nine December 17, 1957 letter

Portrait of Roy Wilkins

Little Rock Nine group portrait photo and curator’s note

U.S. Troops escort African American students from Central High School photo and curator’s note

Little Rock Nine images

Little Rock Nine pamphlet Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site

Little Rock Nine mentions in oral history videos from the Civil Rights History Project

Operation Arkansas, Little Rock, Arkansas archival video 1, National Archives

Operation Arkansas, Little Rock, Arkansas archival video 2, National Archives

A Member of the Little Rock Nine Discusses Her Struggle to Attend Central High Smithsonian.com April 22, 2016

I Had a Right to Be at Central: Remembering Little Rock’s Integration Battle Time September 22, 2017

60 Years On, A Look Back at the Little Rock Nine Associated Press video

Little Rock Nine commemorative U.S. legislation

Central High School primary sources University of Arkansas University Libraries Digital Collections

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