MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.
HISTORIC SPEECHES AND INTERVIEWS

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a Baptist minister from Georgia who led the non-violent civil rights movement in the 1950s and 1960s.
Martin Luther King, Jr.

African-American Odyssey
     From the Library of Congress American Memory Project

Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
     Opened in November 1992

Civil Rights Era Timeline
     From "African-American World" at PBS

The Civil Rights Movement in Virginia
     From the Virginia Historical Society

A Day Like No Other: Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington
     An exhibition from the Library of Congress

Dr. King and the 1968 AFSCME Memphis Sanitation Strike
     American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME)

The King Center
     Established in 1968 by Mrs. Coretta Scott King

King Encyclopedia
     From the Martin Luther King, Jr.
     Research and Education Institute at Stanford University


Martin Luther King Day
     Official U. S. Government Web Site

Martin Luther King Jr. Collection
     From Morehouse College

Martin Luther King, Jr., National Historic Site
     From the National Park Service

Martin Luther King's Noble Prize Acceptance Speech
     Transcribed Text

Montgomery Bus Boycott:
The Story of Rosa Parks and the Civil Rights Movement
     From the the Montgomery Advertiser

Official Program from the March on Washington
     From the National Archives and Records Administration

"Powerful Days in Black and White"
     Photographs by Charles Moore

"Selma to Montgomery: A March for the Right to Vote"
     Visual History by Spider Martin

Voices of Civil Rights
     A joint project of AARP, the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights (LCCR),
     and the Library of Congress


"We Shall Overcome:
Historic Places of the Civil Rights Movement"
     From the National Park Service

With Liberty and Justice for All
     A permanent exhibit at The Henry Ford

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