CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT

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   Order Code: GLD882    ISBN : 9780635108418
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The 20 sources are:
1. April 1938 photograph of African American boy at a water fountain outside the Halifax County Courthouse in Halifax, North Carolina
2. October 1939 photograph of an African American going in the colored entrance of the Crescent Theatre in Belzoni, Mississippi, on a Saturday afternoon
3. Photograph of George E.C. Hayes, Thurgood Marshall, and James M. Nabrit celebrating their Brown v. Board of Education victory, May 17, 1954
4. 1955 photograph of racial integration at Barnard Elementary School in Washington, D.C.
5. Police report on arrest of Rosa Parks, December 1, 1955
6. Photograph of the 101st Airborne escorting the Little Rock Nine into Little Rock Central High School, September 25, 1957
7. Photograph of a letter from Daisy Bates, publisher of the Arkansas State Press, to NAACP Executive Secretary Roy Wilkins, on the treatment of the Little Rock Nine, December 17, 1957
8. Letter from Jackie Robinson to President Dwight D. Eisenhower expressing a personal plea for a demonstration of support for African Americans, May 13, 1958
9. Photograph of SNCC leader John Lewis and Jim Zwerg after being beaten in Montgomery, Alabama during the Freedom Rides, May 20, 1961
10. Photograph of James Meredith walking to class at the University of Mississippi, accompanied by U.S. Marshals, October 1, 1962
11. Photograph of Alabama Governor George Wallace attempting to block racial integration at the University of Alabama, and then being confronted by Deputy U.S. Attorney General Nicholas Katzenbach, June 11, 1963
12. Photograph of Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy speaking to a crowd outside the Justice Department, June 14, 1963
13. Photograph of President John F. Kennedy with civil rights leaders from the March on Washington, August 28, 1963
14. Photograph of the March on Washington, at the Lincoln Memorial, August 28, 1963
15. Photograph of the March on Washington, August 28, 1963
16. September 1963 letter from a child to President John F. Kennedy concerning civil rights issues in Birmingham, Alabama
17. Photograph of a group of African Americans viewing the bomb-damaged home of Arthur Shores, NAACP attorney, Birmingham, Alabama, September 5, 1963
18. Photograph of President Lyndon Johnson meeting with Civil Rights leaders Martin Luther King, Jr., Whitney Young, and James Farmer in the Oval Office, January 18, 1964
19. March 1965 photograph of participants marching in the march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama
20. Photograph of President Lyndon Johnson, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Rosa Parks at the signing of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, August 6, 1965

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This title is part of the series: PRIMARY SOURCE PACKS

Copyright

2013

Size

8½" x 11"

Publisher

Gallopade

Grade

5–12

ISBN

9780635108418