La. Civil Rights Trail (2022)
Louisiana: The State We're In
Place Covered: New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 2022-02-04
Subjects: Civil Rights | School integration.
- St. Cyr, Kara Host
- Tate, Leona Interviewee
This segment from the February 4, 2022, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Kara St. Cyr’s report on McDonough 19 Elementary School in New Orleans being added to the Louisiana Civil Rights Trail. She interviews Leona Tate, one of the three African American girls who integrated McDonough 19 on November 14, 1960.