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Day of Pilgrimage begins as Montgomery Negroes walk to work in the rain ... [graphic].

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Creator:Villet, Grey, photographer.
Title:Day of Pilgrimage begins as Montgomery Negroes walk to work in the rain ... [graphic].
Date:1956
Description:

Clipping from the February 1956 issue of Life magazine depicting a photograph of Montgomery, Alabama citizens walking to work during the Bus Boycott. From an orginal photograph by Grey Villet.

Title from image caption.

Caption continues: Some walked three to five miles. Pilgrims kept in small groups rather than crowd which might have drawn violence.

Types:Photomechanical prints1950-1960.gmgpc | Clippings1950-1960.gmgpc | StillImage
Subjects:Montgomery Bus Boycott, Montgomery, Ala., 1955-1956 | United States, Alabama, Montgomeryi, 32.366805, -86.299969 | United States, Alabama, Montgomery County, 32.2202579, -86.2076143
Collection:Rosa Parks Papers
Institution:Library of Congress
Contributors:Library of Congress
Persistent Link to Item:http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.47681