Creator

Stuart McDonald

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Publisher

Grand Forks Herald

Creation Date

3-14-1965

Description

Cartoon depicts a man and his son up against a board which says, "Welcome to Selma, Alabama...Friendly Folks." Plans to march from Selma, Alabama to Montgomery to draw attention to African American voter discrimination in Alabama is stopped by Governor George C. Wallace. Further attempts to march were made by Martin Luther King Jr. and his followers.

Subject

Cartoons (Commentary); Political cartoons

Places Depicted

United States; Alabama; Alabama--Selma

People Depicted

King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968; Wallace, George C. (George Corley), 1919-

Rights

Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota

Keywords

Civil Rights, United States, Selma, Alabama, Discrimination, Martin Luther King Jr., Voters Rights, George C. Wallace, Friendliness, Votes (People), Civil rights, Liberty, Billboards, Discrimination, Signs and signboards

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