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 http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/mlk/man/MLKtimeline.html.
PBS' "The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow" Web site has a timeline at http://www.pbs.org/wnet/jimcrow/segregation.html 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 http://www.pbs.org/thisfarbyfaith/timeline/p_4.html explores the years 1946-1966 and the journey from civil rights to black power.