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26: The Affluent Society

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    "Photograph shows an African American high school girl being educated via television during the period that the Little Rock schools were closed to avoid integration." 1958. Photograph by Thomas J. O'Halloran. Library of Congress (LC-U9- 1525F-28).

    Little Rock schools closed rather than allow integration. This 1958 photograph shows an African American high school girl watching school lessons on television. Library of Congress (LC-U9- 1525F-28).

    Thumbnail: An African-American man drinking at a "colored" drinking fountain in a streetcar terminal in Oklahoma City, 1939. (Public Domain).


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