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Rosa Parks's arrest record

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Title:Rosa Parks's arrest record
Date:1955 Dec. 5

Rosa Parks's arrest record, December 5, 1955, from Montgomery, Alabama. She was arrested for violating a Montgomery municipal law that mandated the segregation of city buses. This document shows that she was found guilty, fined ten dollars, and appealed the judgement.

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Types:Texts (document genres) | Text
Subjects:Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005 | African Americans--Civil rights--History--20th century | Segregation in transportation--Alabama--Montgomery | Segregation in transportation--Law and legislation--Alabama--Montgomery | Arrest--Alabama--Montgomery | Civil rights--Alabama--Montgomery | African Americans--Civil rights | African American women--Alabama--Montgomery | African Americans--Social conditions | Race discrimination--Alabama--Montgomery | United States, Alabama, Montgomeryi, 32.366805, -86.299969 | United States, Alabama, Montgomery County, 32.2202579, -86.2076143
Collection:With an Even Hand: Brown vs. Board at Fifty
Institution:Library of Congress
Contributors:Library of Congress
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Forms part of the "With an Even Hand": Brown v. Board at Fifty Collection, Library of Congress, Manuscripts Division, Washington, D.C.

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