Governor Orval Faubus ordered the Arkansas National Guard to prevent African President Dwight D. Eisenhower was presented with a difficult problem.
Telegram, Arkansas Governor Orval Faubus to President Eisenhower, September 12, [DDE's Records as President, Official File, Box , OF AA.
The Little Rock Nine was a group of nine African American students enrolled in Little Rock Central High School in Their enrollment was followed by the Little Rock Crisis, in which the students were initially prevented from entering the racially segregated school by Orval Faubus, the Governor of Arkansas. They then attended after the intervention of President Dwight D.
On May 17, , the United States Supreme Court ruled that racial segregation of public President Dwight D. Eisenhower reacted to this use of the Guard to foil the court-ordered integration by federalizing Governor Orval Faubus ordered the Arkansas National Guard to Little Rock Central High School on September 4.
Handwritten notes by president Dwight D. Eisenhower on the decision to send federal Governor Faubus, opposed to integration, sent members of the Arkansas National Guard to prevent African American students--the.
Notes dictated by President Dwight D. Eisenhower about his meeting with Arkansas Governor Orval Faubus following their September 14,
Photo, Print, Drawing [President Eisenhower and Arkansas Governor Orval E. Faubus, full-length portrait, facing front, as they depart meeting at the summer.
When Governor Faubus ordered the Arkansas National Guard to surround Central High School to keep the nine students from entering the school, President.
by President Dwight Eisenhower, sent Federal troops to maintain order and Government, President Dwight D. Eisenhower and Arkansas Governor Orval.
Governors Urge White House Talk: Southerners Move to Set Up Mediation President Eisenhower sent Federal troops to Little Rock, Ark., today to open the.