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StoryCorps Shorts: School's Out

  • Aired: 09/01/2016
  • 03:02
  • Expires: 09/02/2020
  • Rating: NR
Following the federal mandate to integrate schools in the 1950's, Reverend James Seawood recalls how African Americans were forced out of Sheridan, Arkansas, the fate of his beloved school, and the human cost of "urban renewal."
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StoryCorps Shorts: School's Out
StoryCorps Shorts: School's Out
What happened to one elementary school as a result of mandated integration in the 1950's.
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