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Timelines Related to Martin Luther King


The Web offers many sources of information on Dr. King's life. Here are a few timelines of note.

The Seattle Times offers text timelines of King's life and the civil rights movement online at

PBS' "The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow" Web site has a timeline at tracing a century of segregation from the Emancipation Proclamation to the Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court decision.

A segment of PBS' "This Far By Faith" timeline at explores the years 1946-1966 and the journey from civil rights to black power.

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