3 edition of Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial found in the catalog.
Source title: Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial (Rookie National Parks)
|LC Classifications||Feb 01, 2019|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 98 p. :|
|Number of Pages||71|
nodata File Size: 6MB.
editors introduction; readers guide; index to the first lines of poems, songs & choruses, hymns & psalms; general index; chronological index, with a photogravure frontispiece.
had originally prepared a short and somewhat formal recitation of the sufferings of African Americans attempting to realize their freedom in a society chained by discrimination.
Over 250,000 people attended this march in an Jr. Memorial to show the importance of civil rights legislation. This momentous decree came as a great beacon of hope to millions of slaves, who Martin Luther King been seared in the flames of whithering injustice. This speech has become one of the most famous speeches in history. This note was a promise that all men, yes, black men as well as white men, would be guaranteed the inalienable rights of life liberty and the pursuit of happiness.
King was born in an upstairs middle room on January 15, 1929 and lived here until 1941. The National Park Service's Visitor Center, at 450 Auburn Ave. Now is the time to make real the promise of democracy.
We hold these truths to be self-evident that all men are created equal. I have a dream that one day every valley shall be engulfed, every hill shall be exalted and every mountain shall be made low, the rough places will be made plains and the crooked places will be made straight and the glory of the Lord shall be revealed and all flesh shall see it together.
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Born: January 15, 1929 in Atlanta, GA• This is not time to engage in the luxury of cooling off or to take the tranquilizing drug of gradualism.
led the Montgomery Bus Boycott.
was a civil rights activist in the 1950s and 1960s.