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Selma to Montgomery marches - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Selma to Montgomery marches - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Selma to Montgomery marches, also known as Bloody Sunday and the two marches that followed, were marches and protests held in 1965 that marked the political and emotional peak of the American civil rights movement. All three were attempts to march from Selma to Montgomery where the Alabama capitol is located.

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The George Washington Carver Museum - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The George Washington Carver Museum

The George Washington Carver Museum is a museum located in Tuskegee, Alabama, USA. It is a part of the Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site.

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Tuskegee Heritage Museum - Tuskegee - Alabama.travel

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Artifacts of the Creek Indians, plus memorabilia relating to Booker T. Washington, Dr. George Washington Carver, the Tuskegee Airmen, etc.
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Montgomery Bus Boycott - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Montgomery Bus Boycott

The Montgomery Bus Boycott, a seminal event in the U.S. civil rights movement, was a political and social protest campaign against the policy of racial segregation on the public transit system of Montgomery, Alabama.

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Tuskegee, Alabama - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Tuskegee, Alabama

It is where, in 1881, Booker T. Washington founded the Tuskegee Normal School for Colored Teachers on a former plantation. It was later named the Tuskegee Institute and then Tuskegee University, with the mission of educating freedmen for self-sufficiency. It was the site of the now-infamous Tuskegee syphilis experiment, a clinical study conducted by the U.S.

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Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site | National Parks Conservation Association

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Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site tells the story of the first African Americans to train as U.S. Army pilots and ground support during World War II.
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Harris Barrett School - Tuskegee - Alabama.travel

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Built in 1903 by students of the Tuskegee Normal School, later named Tuskegee Institute and now Tuskegee University. The students made the bricks by hand and built the two room school under the directions of Dr. Booker T. Washington. It was constructed for the descendants of slaves. Located on three acres of land and restored to its originality, today it is a developing historic museum that tells the story of early school life and living in rural Alabama. The school houses the exposition of local African Americans education and achievements from the slave ships to the space ships, highlighting those of Tuskegee Univertity who help develop the NASA project of growing food in space. Tours daily by request.
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Birmingham Church Bombing

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On September 15, 1963, a bomb exploded at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, killing four African-American girls and sparking widespread outrage over the violent resistance by many white southerners to the civil rights movement.
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The National Archives | Heroes & Villains | King & civil rights | Birmingham

In 1963 Martin Luther King led a civil rights campaign in Birmingham, Alabama, to desegregate public facilities in the city using non-violent protests. For key stage 3-5 (age 11-18)
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Civil Rights Memorial & Center - Montgomery Alabama - Convention & Visitor Bureau

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Civil Rights Memorial & Center - Dedicated to those who died during the modern Civil Rights Movement, the wall includes excerpts quoted in the historical speech by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial - Free Admission.
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Viola Liuzzo Historic Marker - White Hall - Alabama.travel

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Viola Gregg Liuzzo, a housewife and mother from Detroit, drove alone to Alabama to help with the Selma march after seeing televised reports of the attack at the Edmund Pettus Bridge.
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Selma To Montgomery National Historic Trail (U.S. National Park Service)

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Selma To Montgomery National Historic Trail
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Selma to Montgomery marches - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Selma to Montgomery marches - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Selma to Montgomery marches, also known as Bloody Sunday and the two marches that followed, were marches and protests held in 1965 that marked the political and emotional peak of the American civil rights movement. All three were attempts to march from Selma to Montgomery where the Alabama capitol is located.

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Letter from Birmingham Jail - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Letter from Birmingham Jail

The Letter from Birmingham Jail (also known as "Letter from Birmingham City Jail" and " The Negro Is Your Brother") is an open letter written on April 16, 1963, by Martin Luther King, Jr. The letter defends the strategy of nonviolent resistance to racism, arguing that people have a moral responsibility to break unjust laws.

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George Washington Carver Interpretive Museum - Dothan, Alabama

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The George Washington Carver Interpretive Museum is a historical museum in Dotha
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Tuskegee Human & Civil Rights Multicultural Center

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Tuskegee Human & Civil Rights Multicultural Center
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Stand in the Schoolhouse Door - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Stand in the Schoolhouse Door

The Stand in the Schoolhouse Door took place at Foster Auditorium at the University of Alabama on June 11, 1963. George Wallace, the Governor of Alabama, in a symbolic attempt to keep his inaugural promise of " segregation now, segregation tomorrow, segregation forever" and stop the desegregation of schools, stood at the door of the auditorium to try to block the entry of two black students, Vivian Malone Jones and James Hood.

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Tuskegee Confederate Monument - Tuskegee - Alabama.travel

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Monument erected in 1906 by the United Daughters of the Confederacy in memory of Confederate soldiers from Macon County. Scene of 1960s civil rights activities.
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Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site, at Moton Field in Tuskegee, Alabama, commemorates the contributions of African American airmen in World War II. Moton Field was the site of primary flight training for the pioneering pilots known as the Tuskegee Airmen, and is now operated by the National Park Service to interpret their history and achievements.

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Butler Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Butler Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

"Multiple Resources of Greenville: Butler Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church". National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination Form. National Park Service. "Accompanying photos". Archived from the original on December 2, 2013. Archived from the original on December 2, 2013. See also:

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16th Street Baptist Church - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

16th Street Baptist Church

Sixteenth Street Baptist Church is a Baptist church in Birmingham, Alabama which is frequented predominately by African Americans. In September 1963, it was the target of the racially motivated 16th Street Baptist Church bombing that killed four girls in the midst of the American Civil Rights Movement.

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The Birmingham Campaign | Civil Rights Movement | Black History

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The Birmingham Campaign is considered one of the most influential campaigns of the Civil Rights Movement. It would become a major catalyst for the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and usher a new era of freedom and equality in the United States.
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Tent city - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Tent city - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

A tent city is a temporary housing facility made using tents or other temporary structures. Informal tent cities may be set up without authorization by homeless people or protesters. As well, state governments or military organizations set up tent cities to house refugees, evacuees, or soldiers.

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Civil Rights Division Home Page

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The Civil Rights Division provides contact information, as well as detailed information on federally prohibited discrimination, its cases and other activities, and how to file a complaint.
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