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Title
Anti-Segregationists Ride Bus
Date Created and/or Issued
1956-12-26T08:00:00Z
Publication Information
Chapman University Digital Commons
Contributing Institution
Chapman University, Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives
Collection
UPI - The African American Experience 1930-1980
Rights Information
copyrighted
UPI retains the copyright on all photographs. Permission to use photographs must be obtained from United Press International.
Description
Birmingham, Ala.: The Reverend F. L. Shuttlesworth, Negro intergration leader whose home was blown up December 25th, sits in the front section of a Birmingham bus December 26th next to an unidentified woman after a mass meeting in which some 200 Negroes signed a non-violence pledge. Other Negroes, led by Shuttlesworth, boarded the bus and sat with white passengers without incident. Earlier, the Mayor had said anyone who violates city segregation laws would be arrested.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Identifier
http://digitalcommons.chapman.edu/upi_african_american/96
Subject
African Americans
History
United States
Prejudice
Desegregation
Civil rights movement
Black Panthers
African American Studies
United States History
Source
UPI - The African American Experience 1930-1980

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