Thelma Mothershed-Wair, American, born 1940 Search this
Little Rock Central High School, American, founded 1927 Search this
toner on paper, ink on newsprint
H x W: 8 x 10 1/8 in. (20.3 x 25.7 cm)
Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas, United States, North and Central America
September 25, 1957
A copy of a photo of Minnie Brown, Melba Pattillo, and Thelma Mothershed doing homework after a day of school at Little Rock Central High School with caption at top. A newspaper clipping of the photo and accompanying caption is glued to the back.
The caption reads, "CGX-160-Little Rock, Ark- INP Soundphoto-9/25/57- After a busy day at integrate dLittle Rock Central High School, three of the nine Negro students who were escorted to classes by Federal troops are shown doing their homework after returning home today. Let to right- Minnie Brown Melba Pattillo, and Thelma Mothershed. INP Staff photo by Maurice Johnson."