Symbol of Educational Freedom & Equality

© JudyAnn Rector

Symbol of Educational Freedom & Equality

Tiia Vissak September 27, 2012

well done! #1488748

Joy Rector September 27, 2012

beautiful shot #10343295

JudyAnn Rector level-deluxe September 27, 2012

Thank you very much, Tiia & Joy! Your comments are always appreciated. *:))
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Joannie Bertucci level-classic October 07, 2012

JudyAnn, I love your wonderful presentation of this great historic school! I have to tell you, I was there a couple of years back and we happened to arrive just as school was getting out and I took a couple of shots of the front of the school and a security guard asked me to stop shooting with the students out front! Very protective of the students! #10359925

JudyAnn Rector level-deluxe October 09, 2012

Thank you SO much, Joannie!! *:))
I am glad to hear they are protective but what a shame you could not get the photos you wanted. I wanted to walk around inside that day but couldn't because they were getting ready for a reunion! Thanks again, JudyAnn #10362289

Joannie Bertucci level-classic October 11, 2012

JudyAnn, if you go to my gallery to pg 26(I think)you will see the shot I got of the school! :-) #10365705

JudyAnn Rector level-deluxe October 13, 2012

Hi, Joannie, WELL... your work is so amazing I took the slow cruise to page 27 and beyond to enjoy each and every image along the way! Your capture of Central High is wonderful even WITH bunches of kids... good job! *:)) #10367941

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During the American Civil Rights Movement, Little Rock Central High School was the site of forced desegregation. Police were stationed around the school campus to ensure the "Little Rock Nine" would be safe from the many protestors. This action was as a result of Brown vs. Brown when the U.S. Supreme Court's decision granted the right to an equal education to all African American students. A very monumental moment in the history of education in our country to say the least.

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: did not fire, auto mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 18.00 mm, Model: SLT-A77V

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