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Various [Press photographs of protests, 1964-1965][Decimalized .01-.08]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09716 Author/Creator: Various Place Written: s.l. Type: Header Record Date: 1964-1965 Pagination: 8 items

Collection of photographs dated 1964-1965 taken by Associated Press and United Press International. Pertain to protests, which took place in Washington, D.C., Rochester, N.Y., and Selma, Alabama. The purpose of these protests ranged from civil rights legislations to imprisonment of Black Panther Party members.

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