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Garrett, Henry E. How Classroom Desegregation Will Work

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09641.19 Author/Creator: Garrett, Henry E. Place Written: Richmond, Virginia Type: Pamphlet Date: 1966 Pagination: 24 pp. ; 17.8 x 12.7 cm.

Summary of Content: One pamphlet printed in 1966 challenging desegregation in the classroom. Document contains a study of public school children's intelligence in Florida and Georgia based on race. The study found that, "For all these reasons, it is clear that desegregation will not pull the Negro up to White standards. To the contrary, desegregation will pull down the White child. Every items of evidence points this way." Published by Patrick Henry Press.

People: Garrett, Henry E., 1894-1973

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: SegregationCivil RightsEducation

Sub Era: The Civil Rights Movement

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