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|Creator:||Okamoto, Yoichi R. (Yoichi Robert), 1915-|
|Title:||Photograph of President Lyndon Johnson signs the Voting Rights Act as Martin Luther King, Jr., and other civil rights leaders look on in the Capitol Rotunda, Washington, DC|
|Date:||1965 Aug. 6|
This is a photograph of President Johnson signing the Voting Rights Act as Martin Luther King, Jr., and other civil rights leaders look on.
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.
|Subjects:||Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 | King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 | African Americans--Civil rights | African American civil rights workers | Civil rights--United States | Signing ceremonies--Washington (D.C.) | Presidents--United States | Race discrimination--Law and legislation--United States | Capitol Rotunda (United States Capitol, Washington, D.C.) | African American men | African American women | United States, District of Columbia, Washington, 38.907192, -77.036871|
|Collection:||Presidential Timeline of the Twentieth Century|
|Institution:||Lyndon Baines Johnson Library|
|Contributors:||Lyndon Baines Johnson Library|
Control Number: A1030-8A, Collection: White House Photo Office Collection, Series: Johnson White House Photographs, Lyndon Baines Johnson Library.
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Forms part of: Presidential Timeline of the Twentieth Century.
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/html/record.php?id=693|