Selma to Montgomery March Byway

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  • National Voting Rights Hall of Fame Names in the National Voting Rights Museum

    Names of participants from the march are forever memorialized in this Window of Fame.

  • Mingling at the Celebration

    Secretary Mineta mingles with participants at the 40th anniversary celebration of the Selma to Montgomery March.

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  • Mingling at the Celebration

    Secretary Mineta mingles with speakers after the addresses.

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  • Mingling at the Celebration

    Secretary Mineta shakes hands at the celebration while Patricia McNally looks on.

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  • Crossing Edmund Pettus Bridge

    Jesse Jackson crossing Edmund Pettus Bridge on 29th Anniversary of Bloody Sunday.

  • 40th Anniversary Commemoration of Selma-Montgomery March

    Media representatives gather in Washington D.C. to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery March.

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  • Commemorating the Selma-Montgomery March

    A dignitary addresses the attendees at the commemoration event for the 40th Anniversary of the Selma-Montgomery March in Washington, DC.

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  • Commemorating the Selma-Montgomery March

    Secretary Mineta and others attend the commemoration event for the 40th Anniversary of the Selma-Montgomery March in Washington, DC.

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  • Commemorating the Selma-Montgomery March

    Secretary Mineta addresses the attendees at the commemoration event for the 40th Anniversary of the Selma-Montgomery March in Washington, DC.

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  • Commemorating the Selma-Montgomery March

    Secretary Mineta and others attend the commemoration event for the 40th Anniversary of the Selma-Montgomery March in Washington, DC.

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  • Commemorating the Selma to Montgomery March

    The audience and panel of speakers listen to a dignitary at the 40th anniversary celebration.

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  • Commemorating the Selma to Montgomery March

    A dignitary to the celebration addresses the audience.

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  • Commemorating the Selma to Montgomery March

    Speakers at the celebration listen to one of their colleagues.

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  • Commemorating the Selma to Montgomery March

    A speaker from the commemoration explains one of the famous photos from the march to Secretary Mineta.

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  • Photos from the March

    A speaker discusses with Secretary Mineta and other dignitaries the significance of photos from the Selma to Montgomery March.

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  • Photos from the March

    A speaker discusses with Secretary Mineta and other dignitaries the significance of photos from the Selma to Montgomery March.

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  • Photos from the March

    A speaker discusses with Secretary Mineta and other dignitaries the significance of photos from the Selma to Montgomery March.

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  • Commemorating the Selma to Montgomery March

    A speaker addresses the audience at the 40th anniversary celebration of the Selma to Montgomery March.

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  • Commemorating the Selma to Montgomery March

    Participants line up for a photo at the 40th anniversary celebration.

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  • Mingling at the Celebration

    Spider Martin mingles with participants at the 40th anniversary celebration of the Selma to Montgomery March.

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  • Commemorating the Selma to Montgomery March

    Attendees of the celebration listen to speakers.

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  • Attendees of the Selma to Montgomery March Anniversary Celebration

    Attendees of the Selma to Montgomery March Anniversary Celebration smile for the camera.

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  • Commemorating the Selma to Montgomery March

    Speakers enter the conference room.

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  • Commemorating the Selma to Montgomery March

    A dignitary addresses the audience at the 40th anniversary celebration of the Selma to Montgomery March.

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  • Civil Rights Memorial

    "...until justice rolls down like waters and righteousness like a mighty stream." ---Martin Luther King, Jr.

    The Civil Rights Memorial stands resolute, reminding viewers of the fight for freedom, in the past and present.

  • Brown Chapel in Selma, AL

    The Brown Chapel in Selma, Alabama, was a gathering site for protestors during the Civil Rights Movement.

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  • First Baptist Church in Selma, AL

    The Gothic Revival-style First Baptist Church in Selma, Alabama, played an important role in the 1965 Civil Rights Marches.

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  • Civil Rights Memorial in Montgomery

    White flowers sit in a pool of water on the elegant black granite of the Civil Rights Memorial in Montgomery, AL.

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  • National Voting Rights Museum and Institute

    The red-canopied front of the National Voting Rights Museum and Institute stands out along a street full of historic buildings in Selma, AL.

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  • Alabama State Capitol

    The pillared facade of the white Alabama State Capitol is brilliant in the sunshine.

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  • Edmund Pettus Bridge

    The name of the Edmund Pettus Bridge highlights a steel beam across a four lane highway.

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  • Flag Framing Edmund Pettus Bridge

    The red and white stripes of the American flag hang over a view of the Edmund Pettus Bridge crossing the Alabama River in the distance.

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  • Architecture of Edmund Pettus Bridge

    A close up look at the Edmund Pettus Bridge reveals rivets and ironwork that comprise its graceful arch.

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  • Edmund Pettus Bridge from the Riverside

    An ornate black iron fence lines a brick area alongside the river, and the graceful arch of the Edmund Pettus Bridge curves over the Alabama River.

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  • Brown Chapel in Selma

    Edged in white, the red-brown stone of the twin towers of Brown Chapel stands out against a blue sky.

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