History Makers: Lunch Counter Sit-In

  • 2011

Recalling the sit-in demonstrations by 30 African-American high-school students at Chattanooga lunch counters on Feb. 19, 1960. The students, many of them seniors at Chattanooga's Howard High, were honored in 2008 by the Chattanooga History Center.

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  • Premiered: November 27, 2011
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  • Premise: Recalling the sit-in demonstrations by 30 African-American high-school students at Chattanooga lunch counters on Feb. 19, 1960. The students, many of them seniors at Chattanooga's Howard High, were honored in 2008 by the Chattanooga History Center.