Academics

Academic pursuit was the foundation of Crispus Attucks High School, starting the year it opened in 1928. See the students at work, and the teachers — many of whom possessed advanced degrees from the best colleges in the county — who led the segregated school to remarkable success against all the odds.

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Hallie Bryant’s Scrapbook

From Dustbowl hero to Indiana’s Mr. Basketball to IU star to jet-setting Globetrotter, Hallie Bryant displayed a style and charisma that always brought the spotlight. Click the cover below to page through his vast personal scrapbook and trace his journey from wide-eyed high school freshman in Indianapolis to the furthest reaches of the world.  

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Athletics

The basketball team did much more than win three state championships – it helped begin to mend a racially divisive city. See the players who made it happen – Oscar Robertson, Willie Gardner and so many more – plus the coach who retired with a record and a legacy that make him a legend in…

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