The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 100, July 1996 - April, 1997 Page: 484
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A Comprehensive Guide to
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of office. Despite the short-term failure,
the Mansfield school integration crisis
helped pave the way for the successful
integration of Central I ligh School in
Little Rock in 1957 and deserves a
permanent place in the history of the
civil rights movement.
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S''humbnail descriptions of over 1,200
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Texas State Historical Association. The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 100, July 1996 - April, 1997, periodical, 1997; Austin, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth101218/m1/484/: accessed August 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas State Historical Association.