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Resolution Relating to the Assignment of Children Not Now in the Greensboro Schools

Date: May 21, 1957

Author: Greensboro City Board of Education

Biographical/Historical abstract: The Greensboro City Board of Education was the governing body for the Greensboro City Schools.

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Description: This resolution passed by the Greensboro City Board of Education on May 21, 1957 allows students not previously assigned to a school by the board to receive a temporary assignment from Superintendent Benjamin L. Smith for the 1957-1958 school year. This resolution was among several passed by the Greensboro Board of Education to address how the city would desegregate its public schools in the wake of the Brown v. Board of Education decision and the state legislature’s passage of the Pearsall Plan.

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Format of original: Other

Collection: Benjamin Lee Smith Papers

Repository: Duke University

Item#: 4.1.994

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