Kelly Alexander and Gus Roberts

Title

Kelly Alexander and Gus Roberts

Subject

handshake
desegregation
Gus Roberts
Central High School

Description

This is a photograph of Kelly Alexander shaking hands with Gus Roberts. Roberts is in his military uniform. Roberts desegregated Central High School in 1957.

Creator

Unknown

Publisher

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Date

1960s

Contributor

Evan Faulkenbury

Rights

Materials in the Digital Collections at Atkins Library are provided free for educational use under fair use as outlined by current U.S. Copyright law and accompanying guidelines. Written permission from the J. Murrey Atkins Library or the rights holder must be obtained before using an item for publishing or commercial purposes.

Relation

[no text]

Format

image/jpeg

Language

eng

Type

photograph

Identifier

[no text]

Coverage

1960s

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

[no text]

Files

kelly.gusroberts.jpg

Citation

Unknown, “Kelly Alexander and Gus Roberts,” Race & Education in Charlotte, accessed November 28, 2022, https://speccollexhibit.omeka.net/items/show/61.