[Mrs. Nettie Hunt, sitting on steps of Supreme Court, holding newspaper, explaining to her daughter Nikie the meaning of the Supreme Court's decision banning school segregation]

[Mrs. Nettie Hunt, sitting on steps of Supreme Court, holding newspaper, explaining to her daughter Nikie the meaning of the Supreme Court’s decision banning school segregation]

Description

An African American woman sits with her arm around a young African American girl on a flight of steps. The white Neoclassical facade of the Supreme Court building is behind them. The photograph has a typed caption on the top of the image. The woman holds a newspaper in one hand.

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