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Autherine Lucy

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40th Anniversary:Vivian Malone Jones and the Stand in the Schoolhouse Door

 

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Autherine Lucy Foster receives honorary doctorate

 

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Autherine Lucy Foster monument unveiled

 

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50th Anniversary of Autherine Lucy Foster's Enrollment at UA -- Part Three

 

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50th Anniversary of Autherine Lucy Foster's Enrollment at UA -- Part One

Autherine Juanita Lucy was the first African-American student to attend the University of Alabama, in 1956. Her expulsion from the university led to President Oliver Carmichael's resignation.
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    • Personal 

    • Desegregation of the University of Alabama 

    • Later years: Lucy's legacy