UPI - The African American Experience 1930-1980

 

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Identifier

35160004383379

Creation Date

3-21-1956

Subject—Names

Rosa Parks

Subject—Topics

Civil Rights Movement

Description

Montgomery, ALA.: Rosa Parks, whose arrest for violation of Montgomery's 'Jim Crow' law on bus-seating arrangements touched off a city-wide boycott of buses by Negroes, arrives a court March 19th for trial. She, Rev. E. D. Nixon (left), and 91 other Negroes went on trial for violation of a 1921 Alabama anti-boycott law. The radio interviewer at right is unidentified.

Format

BW Photograph, 9" x 7"

Source

United Press International

Keywords

African Americans, history, United States, prejudice, desegregation, civil rights movement, Black Panthers

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