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Ghosts of Dallas: Amelia Earhart Elementary, 1961


“Frederick Daughtry, first-grade student at Amelia Earhart Elementary, leaves school after the first day of Dallas school integration,” 1961.

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Original photo: From the collections of the Texas/Dallas History and Archives Division, Dallas Public Library

Photo: Emilia Gaston

  • Emily

    Isn’t that the school where all the kids got lead poisoning in the 80s?

  • Daniel

    Great job with this series, Emilia. More.