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Woman fingerprinted. Mrs. Rosa Parks, Negro seamstress, whose refusal to move to the back of a bus touched off the bus boycott in Montgomery, Alabama

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Title:Woman fingerprinted. Mrs. Rosa Parks, Negro seamstress, whose refusal to move to the back of a bus touched off the bus boycott in Montgomery, Alabama
Date:1956
Description:

Mrs. Rosa Parks being fingerprinted by Deputy Sheriff D.H. Lackey in Montgomery, Alabama.

Associated Press photo.

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Types:Photographic prints
Subjects:Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005 | African Americans--Civil rights--Alabama--Montgomery | Jails--Alabama--Montgomery | Direct action--Alabama--Montgomery | Nonviolence--Alabama--Montgomery | Segregation in transportation--Alabama--Montgomery | Segregation in transportation--Alabama--Montgomery | African American civil rights workers--Alabama--Montgomery | African American women--Alabama--Montgomery | Boycotts--Alabama--Montgomery | Segregation | Discrimination--Southern States | Discrimination--United States | Discrimination--Alabama--Montgomery | Arrest | Montgomery (Ala.) | Montgomery County (Ala.)
Collection:With an Even Hand: Brown vs. Board at Fifty
Institution:Library of Congress
Contributors:Library of Congress | "With an Even Hand": Brown v. Board at Fifty Collection (Library of Congress)
Online Publisher:Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress | 2005/2006
Original Material:

New York World-Telegram & Sun Collection, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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Publication may be restricted. For information see "New York World-Telegram & ...,"

Related Materials:

Exhibited: With an Even Hand: Brown v. Board of Education at Fifty Years, Durham Western Heritage Museum, Omaha, Nebraska, 2005-2006.

Persistent Link to Item:http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c09643