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 English 98R
Instructor Ms. Emma Pumpelly

Use these search term in GVRL:

PART 1 Search Terms
1880 Jim Crow Laws
1896 Plessy v. Fergerson (separate but equal)
1952 Brown v Board of Education (56 years later!)
1955 Emmett Till
1955 Montgomery bus boycott and Rosa Parks
1957 Little Rock Nine (Little Rock Central High, Arkansas)
1957 Civil  Rights Act of 1957 passed
1960 Greensboro sit-in
1960 SNCC formed - Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
1961 Freedom Rides
1962 James Meredith and Mississippi University
1963 March on Washington
1964 Civil Rights  Act 1964 passed
1964 Martin Luther King awarded Nobel Peace Prize
1965 Malcom X assassinated
1965 Civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery
1965 The Voting Rights Act passed
1965 Watts riots
1966 Black Panthers Party (BPP) founded by Huey Newton and Bobby Seale

PART II search terms
1664-1720 Interracial marriage in early America
1967 Loving V. Virginia. (State laws forbidding inter-racial marriage were declared unconstitutional by United States Supreme Court)
Inter-marriage (no year needed)


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