A small and over-crowded African-American school is really a one room Baptist church where students play outside on a litter filled playground.


  • Date: 1949
  • Location: West Memphis, AR, US
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W NEGATIVE
  • Subject Keywords: Arkansas, People And Customs, 1940s, Overcrowded Schools, 1949, In Schools, Us, Discrimination, African Americans, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Edward Clark
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_116654391
  • Credits: Life Magazine
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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