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Protests for Ruby Bridges

Files

Ruby.jpg

Title

Protests for Ruby Bridges

Subject

Integration
Desegregation
Public Schools
Police
Demonstrators

Description

This image, printed in "Through My Eyes" by Ruby Bridges, shows angry demonstrators outside of William Frantz, a public school in Louisiana. Demonstrators can be seen holding signs that read "We Want Segregation" and "We Don't Want To Integrate."

Creator

The New York Times
Corbbis Bettman
Ruby Bridges

Source

"Through My Eyes"

Publisher

Scholastic Press
Scholastic Inc.

Date

1960-11-14

Contributor

Morgan McDougall

Language

English

Type

Photography

Coverage

1960s

Date Created

1960

Extent

70 Pages

Audience Education Level

Children
Young Adults

Format

image/jpeg

Citation

The New York Times, Corbbis Bettman, and Ruby Bridges, “Protests for Ruby Bridges,” Student Digital Gallery, accessed May 27, 2022, https://digitalgallery.bgsu.edu/student/items/show/10921.