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Reminiscences of Orval Faubus [electronic resource] : oral history, 1971

Creator: Faubus, Orval Eugene, 1910-1994
Project: Eisenhower administration project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 135 pages sound file : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Governor of Arkansas

Scope and Contents

Detailed history of the integration of Little Rock High School; integration of institutions of higher education in the South; National Guard; meeting with President Eisenhower in Newport; federal troops; Arkansas elections of 1958; attitude of the press toward Faubus and the school crisis. Impressions of Dwight Eisenhower, Virgil Blossom, Brooks Hays, Dale Alford


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