Central High School, Little Rock, Arkansas, 1957.
The desegregation movement that transformed the South during the 1960s began at Central High School in Little Rock. To mark the 50th anniversary, this film examines challenges facing American education today.
Elizabeth Eckford waits at a bus stop on September 4, 1957.
Front page of the Arkansas Gazette reads: "Federal Troops Take Over; Ike Appeals to Arkansans."
School photo of Elizabeth Eckford, 1957.