200 Alabama Bicentennial

Celebrating Alabama’s 200th birthday2017 2018 2019

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Photo of African American demonstrators outside the White House.

The demonstrators are holding signs that read, "We demand the right to vote, everywhere," and "Stop brutality in Alabama," in response to police violence against voting rights marchers in Selma, Alabama on March 7, 1965, now known as Bloody Sunday.

Creator: Warren K. Leffler
Date: March 12, 1965
Format: Photograph

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