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Associated Press Scene of Racial Unrest

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09734.08 Author/Creator: Associated Press Place Written: Selma, Alabama Type: Photograph Date: 10 March 1965 Pagination: 1 photograph : b&w ; 25.5 x 20.5 cm

Summary of Content: One wirephoto entitled, "Scene of Racial Unrest," taken by Associated Press dated March 10, 1965. Image is a map of locations in Selma, Alabama identifying areas of civil rights demonstrations. The identified areas were Browns Chapel A.M.E. Church, the city jail, the courthouse and routes. Wire transfer information describes a march route that was halted.


Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: African American HistoryCivil Rights MovementCivil RightsProtestsVoting Rights

Sub Era: The Civil Rights Movement

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