Commercial Appeal newspaper morgue, Special Collections Department, University of Memphis Libraries
Four members of the Memphis State Eight, the first African American student to be admitted to Memphis State University stand at a side entrance to the Administration Building in September 1959. L-r: Marvis LaVerne Kneeland, Sammie Burnett, Eleanor Gandy, and Ralph Prater.
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"Memphis State Eight, Memphis State University, 1959" (2021). University of Memphis. 34.
Memphis State University., University of Memphis., College integration--Tennessee--Memphis.