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Ledger Enquirer [Brigadier General Henry V. Graham supervises the voting rights march to Selma]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09734.21 Author/Creator: Ledger Enquirer Place Written: Selma, Alabama Type: Photograph Date: 25 March 1965 Pagination: 1 photograph : b&w ; 16.7 x 21.2 cm

Summary of Content: One photograph taken by the Ledger Enquirer dated March 25, 1965. Image is of Brigadier General Henry V. Graham walking towards demonstrators gathered in the plaza of the State Capitol in Montgomery, Alabama.

Background Information: Graham provided civil rights demonstrators with protection on their third attempt to walk during the Selma to Montgomery marches.

People: Graham, Henry V., 1916-1999

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: African American HistoryAfrican AmericansProtestsCivil Rights MovementCivil RightsVoting Rights

Sub Era: The Civil Rights Movement

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