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Civil Rights : Civil Rights

Civil Rights

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Websites

CRM - Civil Rights Veterans Movement - loads of primary sources and links to the movement, including organizations and leaders

Britannica (free content) - overview of the civil rights movement. Inlcudes names, primary sources, and images.

Eyes on the Prize (PBS: The American Experience)

Voices of Civil Rights - search this site for fantastic text and lots of nicely captioned images

Databases

The Bill is passed

The Bill Is Passed. HORIZONTAL. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 12 Feb 2013. http://quest.eb.com/images/115_869227    CIVIL RIGHTS 1875. - 'To Thine Own Self Be True.' Color engraving by Thomas Nast, commemorating the passage of the Civil Rights Bill of 1875.

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