add to itinerary Green McAdoo Cultural Center
On August 27, 1956, twelve young people in Clinton, Tennessee walked into history and changed the world. They were the first students to desegregate a state-supported high school in the south. Clinton High School holds the honor of having the first African American to graduate from a public high school in the South. Learn the fascinating history of the twelve and how they not only changed a community but a nation at the Green McAdoo Cultural Center.