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    Showing Alabama state policemen deployed around a public school in Tuskegee, Alabama, today (3 September).

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    Showing Alabama state policemen deployed around a public school in Tuskegee, Alabama, today (3 September).

    The state troopers turned away both students and teachers who tried to enter the school which is under a federal court order to accept 13 Negro students for the first time in history.

    Later Governor Wallace pulled out all but 25 of the more than 200 state troopers in Tuskegee and sent them to Birmingham, Alabama, where three schools are scheduled to admit their first Negro students Wednesday (4 September).Birmingham Mayor Albert Boutwell said he has recommended...as the request of Governor Wallace...that a federal court be asked for permission to delay integration of the three schools.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5J4WFT25ASRGRPHP26AKJACOG
    Media URN:
    VLVA5J4WFT25ASRGRPHP26AKJACOG
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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