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Voting rights

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Creator:Library of Congress
Title:Voting rights
Date:1901-1965
Description:

Section of online exhibit focusing on African American voting in Virginia in the twentieth century and the efforts of African Americans to gain the right to vote, culminating in the 1965 Voting Rights Act. The page contains one black-and-white photograph and one poster from the Virginia Historical Society and the Library of Congress.

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Types:Black-and-white photographs | Posters | Web sites | StillImage | Resource
Subjects:African Americans--Segregation--Virginia | Civil rights movements--Virginia | African Americans--Civil rights--Virginia | Voter registration--Virginia | Voting--Virginia | United States, Virginia, 37.431573, -78.656894
Collection:Civil Rights Movement in Virginia : An Exhibition on Display February 7 - June 19, 2004
Institution:Virginia Historical Society
Contributors:Virginia Historical Society
Original Material:

Civil Rights Movement in Virginia Collection (Virginia Historical Society)

Related Materials:

Forms part of: The Civil Rights movement in Virginia (Virginia Historical Society)

Persistent Link to Item:http://www.vahistorical.org/civilrights/vote.htm