Letter from W. Buford Lewallen to Governor Frank Clement
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This letter from Lewallen, mayor of Clinton during the desegregation of the high school, gives some details concerning the rioting that occurred in the days surrounding the desegregation event. This letter gives a point of view of someone directly involved in the events in Clinton, and Lewallen also applauds Clement's actions in dispatching the National Guard to Clinton.
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- School integration--United States
Desegregation in education
Clement, Frank G., 1949-
- Clinton (Tenn.)
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- Letter from W. Buford Lewallen to Governor Frank Clement. 1956-09-15. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://cdm15138.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15138coll18/id/352. (Accessed October 17, 2018.)
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- (1956-09-15) Letter from W. Buford Lewallen to Governor Frank Clement. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://cdm15138.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15138coll18/id/352
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- Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America <http://cdm15138.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15138coll18/id/352>.