1960: Integrating New Orleans

Courtesy of The Associate Press




David Zinman ’52

Reporting for the Associated Press, David Zinman vividly portrayed the courage and conviction of two white families who sent their children to the first New Orleans school to be integrated, despite the rage of other whites engaged in a racial boycott.


New York Herald Tribune – Dec. 3, 1960

19. Integrating New Orleans page 1

“She Braved Mob for a Principle”


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