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Police Report on Arrest of Rosa Parks

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Creator:United States. District Court (Alabama : Middle District : Montgomery Division)
Title:Police Report on Arrest of Rosa Parks
Date:1955 Dec. 1
Description:

The police report shows that Rosa Parks was charged with "refusing to obey orders of bus driver." Police officers arrested Parks on December 1, 1955, in Montgomery, Alabama. According to the report, she was taken to the police station, where she was booked, fingerprinted, and briefly incarcerated.

Local identification number: ARC Identifier: 596074

Local identification number: Other Identifier: 04580 (NARA Internal Exhibit Tracking Number for the Public Vaults exhibit.)

Types:Reports | Text
Subjects:Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005 | Montgomery Bus Boycott, Montgomery, Ala., 1955-1956 | Civil rights movements--Alabama--Montgomery | Civil rights demonstrations--Alabama--Montgomery | Boycotts--Alabama--Montgomery | United States, Alabama, Montgomery, 32.366805, -86.299969
Collection:Civil Case Files, 1938-1995, Records of the District Courts of the United States
Institution:National Archives at Atlanta
Contributors:United States. National Archives and Records Administration. Atlanta Branch
Original Material:

Records of District Courts of the United States, 1685 - 2004, Civil Case Files, Aurelia S. Browder et al. v. W. A. Gayle et al., No. 1147, 9/1938 - 11/26/1968, National Archives at Atlanta.

Rights and Usage:

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Persistent Link to Item:https://catalog.archives.gov/id/596074