TITLE

BLACK BOYCOTTS BEFORE MONTGOMERY

AUTHOR(S)
MEIER, AUGUST; RUDWICK, ELLIOTT
PUB. DATE
October 1969
SOURCE
Ebony;Oct1969, Vol. 24 Issue 12, p154
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the civil rights revolution of the eighteen month bus boycott in Montgomery, Alabama. It states that the movement was led by Martin Luther King Jr. and was joined by many African Americans. It reports that the movement occurred in a period of rising African American militancy and increasing northern sympathy for the cause supported by the blacks.
ACCESSION #
49006768

 

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