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Earl Gregg Swem Library

Rosa Parks Collection is Now Online

Categories: African Americans,Civil/Human Rights,Libraries/Museums,Women

http://www.loc.gov/today/pr/2016/16-042.html

Agency press release about the online availability of a collection of more than 7,000 manuscripts and 2,500 photographs relating to the life of Rosa Parks, credited with launching the modern civil rights movement by refusing to give up her seat on a Montgomery bus in 1955. From the Library of Congress