The Baton Rouge Bus Boycott of 1953: A Recaptured Past


Subject:
U.S. History By Place , Black Resources , Segregation & Discrimination , Louisiana

Description:
"This exhibit includes photographs, an historical timeline, and the personal recollections of some of the major figures behind the Baton Rouge [Louisiana] bus boycott," which was "the first successful bus boycott of the 1950s." Includes photos, a chronology of the boycott, background essay, and excerpts from personal recollections of the events. Created by students at McKinley High School in Baton Rouge and Louisiana State University College of Education graduate students.

Publisher:
Louisiana State University

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.lib.lsu.edu/special/exhibits/boycott/


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