Reminiscences of Orval Faubus 1971

 

Name
Faubus, Orval Eugene, 1910-1994 (Interviewee)
Luter, John (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Orval Faubus 1971
Abstract
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
Collection Name
Eisenhower administration project
Subjects
Governors--United States; African Americans--Segregation; African Americans--Education; School integration--Arkansas; United States Politics and government 1953-1961; Faubus, Orval Eugene, 1910-1994
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1971
Physical Description
135 pages
Note (Biographical)
Governor of Arkansas
Note
Interviewed by John Luter on August 18, 1971
Note (Provenance)
Orval Faubus, Gift 1971
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13753859
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-38de-zk29
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.