Archive Record

Object Name Clipping, Newspaper
Catalog Number 2016.004.012.a-e
Collection Chattanooga News-Free Press Collection
Description Series of Chattanooga News-Free Press clippings about desegregation actions in October 1960.

a1,2) "Darr Sets Dec. 20 As Date For Plan To Desegregate" Details Judge Leslie Darr's decision regarding the lawsuit for integration in Chattanooga schools, ordering the school board to submit a plan for desegregation by December 20. October 22, 1960.
b) "Text Of Memorandum On Schools" Full text of Judge Darr's memorandum is presented. October 22, 1960.
c1,2) "Board To Meet On Mix Order" Details Judge Leslie Darr's decision regarding the lawsuit for integration in Chattanooga schools, ordering the school board to submit a plan for desegregation by December 20. Provides initial response by school board to decision. October 22, 1960.
d) "Judge Darr's School Memorandum" Full text of Judge Darr's memorandum is presented. October 22, 1960.
e) "City Can Appeal School Decision" Details school board options regarding Judge Darr's desegregation ruling, but indicates no school board meeting to discuss it has been set. October 23, 1960.
Date 1960
Dates of Creation October 22 - October 23, 1960
Extent of Description a(1) 11.50" x 6.00"
a(2) 23.00" x 5.50"
b) 10.75" x 6.00"
c(1) 15.00" x 11.00"
c(2) 7.00" x 3.50"
d) 9.75" x 5.50"
e) 8.50" x 1.75"
Accession number 2016.004