• Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and  the Civil Rights Movement

    Martin Luther King Jr

    National Historic Site Georgia

Visitor Center Exhibits

Courage To Lead exhibit pod

Courage To Lead exhibit pod

NPS Photo

Visitor Center Exhibits (Questions)

Segregation
What Does It Mean
Compare and Contrast
Jim Crow
Klu Klux Klan


The King Family
The King Family Tree
The King Family (NAACP)
The King Family (Dr. King's Education)
Significant Years in Dr. King's Life

Call To Lead
Rosa Parks
The Montgomery Bus Boycott
When, Where, and for What was Dr. King arrested?

Visiting the Mountain
Fannie Lou Hamer
Bloody Sunday
The March on Washington

Expanding the Dream
Differences between Dr. King and Malcom X
Protest Sign
Marches and Campaigns
Civil Rights Activists

Overcoming Loss
Dr. King's Assassination and Funeral
Photos by the Clock
Quotation

Freedom Road
People on the Road
Essays

Visitor Center Exhibits (Answers)
Answers to Visitor Center Exhibits




Did You Know?

From the 1880s to the 1960s, a majority of American states enforced segregation through "Jim Crow" laws (so called after a black character in minstrel shows). From Delaware to California, and from North Dakota to Texas.