Symbol of Educational Freedom & Equality

© JudyAnn Rector

Symbol of Educational Freedom & Equality

Tiia Vissak 9/27/2012 12:35:27 AM

well done! #1488748

Joy Rector 9/27/2012 5:03:58 AM

beautiful shot #10343295

JudyAnn Rector 9/27/2012 12:20:05 PM

Thank you very much, Tiia & Joy! Your comments are always appreciated. *:))
JudyAnn #10343717

Joannie Bertucci 10/7/2012 10:46:16 PM

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 10/9/2012 12:07:54 PM

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 10/11/2012 2:40:25 PM

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 10/13/2012 1:35:08 PM

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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Description

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

Uploaded on 9/26/2012 11:32:57 PM

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Camera: Sony A-77


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