Civil Rights Sites – Alabama

Selma/Dallas County

  • Boynton Home: 1315 Lapsley Street
  • Brown Chapel AME Church
  • Brown Chapel AME Church ( 410 Martin Luther King Jr. Street
  • Cecil C. Jackson Public Safety Building
  • Clark Elementary School
  • Concordia CollegeStreet Manual Training School
  • Dallas County Courthouse:105 Lauderdale Street
  • Dallas County Voters League Headquarters
  • Edmund Pettus Bridge
  • First Baptist Church
  • First Baptist Church in Selma, Al ( 709 Martin Luther King Jr. Street)
  • Freedom House
  • George Washington Carver Homes
  • Good Samaritan Hospital (site)
  • Holiness Temple
  • Hotel Albert (site)
  • Knox Reformed Presbyterian Church
  • The Martin Luther King Historic Walking Tour
  • National Voting Rights Museum and Institute
  • March to Selma, Alabama
  • Memorial Park
  • Mt. Gilliard Baptist Church: Highway 80 at Route 17
  • Old Live Oak Cemetery
  • Old Live Oak Cemetery: 110 West Dallas Avenue, Selma, Al
  • Sam and Amelia Boynton House (site)
  • Selma University
  • Selma Wall (site)
  • Silver Moon Café (site) & James J. Reeb Memorial
  • Slavery and Civil War Museum
  • SNCC Office (site)
  • St. James Hotel
  • St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
  • Tabernacle Baptist Church: 1431 Broad Street
  • Thirsty Boy Drive-In (site)
  • Torch Motel: 1802 Vine Street
  • U.S. 80
  • Varner’s Cash Store: Hayneville near the intersection of Routes 21 and 97
  • Ward Chapel
  • Wilby Theater (site)
  • Violence in Selma 1965
  • Voting Rights Trail Interpretive Center
  • Zion Methodist Church: Pickens Corner Street and Martin Luther King Drive

Alabama State University

Levi Watkins Library

Upcoming and Recent Programs

The Annual Ralph D. Abernathy Civil Rights Lecture Series

 

In 1955, Rev. Ralph D. Abernathy helped organize the Montgomery Improvement Association (MIA) and worked with Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. as a key leader of the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Named in memory of the noted ASU graduate and civil rights leader, this annual lecture series honors the legacy of well-known and little-known activists who contributed to the success of the modern civil rights movement.  Sponsored in partnership with the Montgomery Improvement Association (MIA).

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Lift Every Voice:

 

A newsletter from The National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture at Alabama State University. Fall 2015, Vol. 1, Issue 1.

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The Journey to Freedom: A Mural in Eight Parts

 

A Visual Interpretation of African-Americans’ Struggle for Recognition as Human Beings and First-Class Citizens

Commissioned by The National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture at Alabama State University

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