Selma to Montgomery March Collection
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|Title:||Selma to Montgomery March collection|
The Selma to Montgomery March was a central event of the Selma voting rights demonstrations. It provided some of the most recognized imagery of the civil rights movement and sparked several infamous crimes. Its route is now a national historic trail, and re-enactors, some of whom took part in the original march, meet on important anniversaries to retrace the path of the original event.
|Subjects:||Selma-Montgomery Rights March, 1965 | Civil rights movements--Alabama | Civil rights demonstrations--Alabama | Civil rights workers--Alabama | African American civil rights workers--Alabama | Protest marches--Alabama | African Americans--Suffrage | Alabama--Race relations--History--20th century | Race relations | Suffrage--Alabama | United States, Alabama, Montgomeryi, 32.366805, -86.299969 | United States, Alabama, Dallas County, Selma, 32.4073589, -87.0211007 | United States, Alabama, Montgomery County, 32.2202579, -86.2076143 | United States, Alabama, Dallas County, 32.233214, -87.142289|
|Institution:||Alabama Department of Archives and History|
|Contributors:||Alabama. Department of Archives and History|
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