Civil Rights Movement
Focuses on the civil rights movement in the United States between 1950 and 1980, including racial segregation and discrimination as well as women’s suffrage.
PBS documents the 1961 challenged segregation in the American South by the civil rights activists. Learn about who the Freedom Riders were and what they did.
My Black History
Lays out, among other things, the history of civil rights in America, including profiles of such leaders as Martin Luther King Jr., Scott Joplin, and Ralph Abernathy.
Reporting Civil Rights
The Library of America features reporters and journalistic archives on the American Civil Rights Movement.
Slavery in New York
The New York Historical Society’s online exhibits regarding the institution of slavery from the 1600s to 1827, when the practice was abolished in New York.
Offers an opportunity for students to tour with civil rights educators and visit key locations which are significant to the movement.
Voices of Civil Rights
Collects and preserves personal stories from those who recount America's struggle for equality.