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Coretta Scott King & Rosa Parks on 20th Anniversary of Montgomery Bus Boycott
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Chapman University, Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives
UPI - The African American Experience 1930-1980
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Montgomery, Ala.: At the 20th anniversary of the 1955 bus boycott, three of the principals come down the steps of the Dexter Avenue Baptist Church 12/5, led by Mrs. Coretta King (bottom), widow of slain civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Mrs. Rosa Parks, who in 1955 refused to give up her seat on a local bus, that touched off a 361-day boycott, and Rev. Ralph Abernathy, who was one of the leaders of the boycott, and is now President of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference in Atlanta.
African Americans
United States
Civil rights movement
Black Panthers
African American Studies
United States History
UPI - The African American Experience 1930-1980

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