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Tuskegee Airmen

Facts & information about the Tuskegee Airmen, a group of African-American pilots in WWII in Black History Tuskegee Airmen Facts Years of Service 1940–1952 Branch United States Army Air Corps United States Army Air Forces United States Air Force Fighting Groups 332nd Fighter Group 100th Pursuit Squadron 301st Pursuit Squadron 302nd Pursuit Squadron 477th Medium [...]
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Tuskegee Confederate Monument - Tuskegee - Alabama.travel

Tuskegee Confederate Monument - Tuskegee - Alabama.travel | The Dexter Parsonage Museum | Scoop.it
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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Rosa Parks Museum and Children's Wing - Montgomery - Alabama.travel

Rosa Parks Museum and Children's Wing - Montgomery - Alabama.travel | The Dexter Parsonage Museum | Scoop.it
A state-of-the-art museum depicting events that started the bus boycott and early Civil Rights movement. Provides an interactive, multi-media presentation, also an affiliate of Troy State University.
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'Bloody Sunday' March Took Place 48 Years Ago On This Day In 1965

'Bloody Sunday' March Took Place 48 Years Ago On This Day In 1965 | The Dexter Parsonage Museum | Scoop.it
The historic “Selma to Montgomery marches,” with the first of the three protest marches known as “Bloody Sunday,” highlighted a turbulent time of the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s. The Student...
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Harris Barrett School - Tuskegee - Alabama.travel

Harris Barrett School - Tuskegee - Alabama.travel | The Dexter Parsonage Museum | Scoop.it
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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Letter From Birmingham City Jail (Excerpts) | Teaching American History

Letter From Birmingham City Jail (Excerpts) | Teaching American History | The Dexter Parsonage Museum | Scoop.it
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www.Gwcarvermuseum.org - George Washington Carver Museum Dothan Alabama

In the United States, Gwcarvermuseum.org is ranked 3,092,881, with an estimated < 300 monthly visitors a month. Click to view other data about this site.
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Tuskegee Human & Civil Rights Multicultural Center

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Tuskegee Human & Civil Rights Multicultural Center
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Alabama Department of Archives and History, Governor George C. Wallace's School House Door Speech

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Encyclopedia of Alabama: Lee v. Macon County Board of Education

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National Voting Rights Museum and Institute | Selma, Alabama

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Located in the Historic District of Selma, Alabama at the foot of the famous Edmund Pettus Bridge, the scene of “Bloody Sunday,” the National Voting Rights Museum & Institute is the cornerstone of the contemporary struggle for voting rights and human dignity.
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Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site | National Parks Conservation Association

Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site | National Parks Conservation Association | The Dexter Parsonage Museum | Scoop.it
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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