Civil Rights Movement & Its Leaders

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Creator:C-SPAN (Television network)
Title:The Civil Rights movement & its leaders | Civil Rights movement & its leaders
Description:

Web site with two lesson plans, one about modern Civil Rights leaders and one about United States presidents and their experience with the Civil Rights movement. The First lesson plan on the page presents video clips of three Civil Rights leaders of the twentieth century, A. Philip Randolph, Thurgood Marshall, and Malcolm X, and discussion questions about the video clips. The second portion of the page presents video and audio clips of Lyndon B. Johnson and Harry S. Truman and lesson plans about their relationship with the civil rights movement.

The Civil Rights Digital Library received support from a National Leadership Grant for Libraries awarded to the University of Georgia by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for the aggregation and enhancement of partner metadata.

Types:Instructional materials | Moving images | Sound recordings | Interviews | Debates | Lesson plans
Subjects:Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979 | Marshall, Thurgood, 1908-1993 | X, Malcolm, 1925-1965 | Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 | King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 | Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 | African American civil rights workers | Civic leaders--United States | Presidents--United States | United States--Race relations--History--20th century | Civil rights movements--United States | United States
Institution:C-SPAN
Online Publisher:[Washington (D.C.)] : C-SPAN | 2007
Persistent Link to Item:http://www.c-span.org/classroom/govt/civilrights_leaders.asp