“Project DAPS” is a unique online exhibition & searchable database of archival materials related to the desegregation of Arlington Public Schools. Project DAPS is culled from the holdings of the Arlington Public Library’s Community Archives in the Center for Local History.
Committee to Study Problems of Integration in the Arlington Public Schools Appointed June 12, 1954 by Mrs. Elizabeth P. Campbell and T. Edward Rutter
Annotated list of names, respective addresses, and employers of appointed members to the committee. 3 pages
Papers donated by George Melvin Richardson, former principal of Hoffman-Boston Junior-Senior High School.
At 8:45 a.m. on February 2, 1959, four young students from the nearby Hall’s Hill neighborhood entered Stratford Junior High...
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