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American Experience: Civil Rights Changemakers (Logan/Neu): African American Civil Rights

civil rights marchers 1965

Participants, some carrying American flags, marching in the civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1965. Photo by Peter Pettus, Library of Congress.

Diane Nash

Diane Nash, Civil Rights Activist

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Muhammad Ali

John Lewis

John Lewis, Civil Rights Activist, Politician

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Stokely Carmichael

Stokely Carmichael: Civil Rights Activist 

Tommie Smith & John Carlos at the 1968 Mexico City Olympics

Tommie Smith & John Carlos, Civil Rights Activists, 1968 Olympic Medalists

Medgar Evers

Medgar Evers, Civil Rights Activist

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Katherine Johnson

Katherine Johnson, Civil Rights Pioneer

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Woolworth Sit-in: David Richmond, Franklin McCain, Ezell Blair Jr., Joseph McNeill

The Greensboro Woolworth Sit In:  David Richmond, Franklin McCain, Ezell Blair Jr., Joseph McNeill


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