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The Others: Society's Castoffs

Page history last edited by Kim Zito 7 years, 4 months ago

Explore these resources to learn more about your group of "Others"




Database: Facts on File/ Infobase: African American History Online


Web resources:

Martin Luther King Encyclopedia

Library of Congress African American Resources

Historical Publications of the United States Commission on Civil Rights

Reporting Civil Rights

National Civil Rights Museum (NCRM)

Greensboro Sit-Ins: Launch of a Civil Rights Movement 

Civil Rights Digital Library

Civil Rights Oral History Interviews 

Rosa Parks: How I Fought for Civil Rights 

Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive 

Martin Luther King Jr. & the Civil Rights Movement 

We Shall Overcome: Historic Places of the Civil Rights Movement (NPS)

PBS: Civil Rights Era Timeline 

Civil Rights Digital Library

Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Movement

American Heritage.com




New Americans


Japanese Internment WWII   





PBS Battle for Suffrage

Rights for Women

Discovering America's Women's History Online

History Channel: The Fight for Women's Suffrage












EveryBody: An Artifact History of Disability in America

View the Online Exhibition 

The EveryBody exhibition is an introduction to the history of disability in America, covering politics, relationships, work, technology, health and more. Just as language about disability has changed (with movement away from stigmatizing terms such as crippled, handicapped, or invalid), so has understanding of it, with civil rights becoming paramount.




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