In 1955, Rosa Parks was an African American living in Montgomery, Alabama -- a city with laws that strictly segregated blacks and whites. On 1 December 1955, after her day of work as a seamstress at a local department store, Rosa Parks boarded a city bus....
Name at Birth:
Rosa Louise McCauley
February 4, 1913,
October 24, 2005
Rosa Parks in 1955, with Martin Luther King, Jr. in the background ..... In 1992,
Parks published Rosa Parks: My Story, an autobiography aimed at younger ...
On December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks, a 42-year-old African American woman who
worked as a seamstress, boarded this Montgomery City bus to go home from ...
This part of the Rosa Parks series will teach students about Rosa Parks' refusal to
give up her seat on the bus. Students can read an interview with Rosa Parks ...
I pause to honor the memory of Rosa Parks
. Mrs. Parks
’ mistreatment by the bus service dated as far back as twelve years before in 1943. She was married (not that that’s a requirement, but she could afford to engage in civil disobedience because she was not a sole bre... More »
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The Rosa Parks Story Poster. A seamstress recalls events leading to her act of
peaceful defiance that prompted the 1955 bus boycott in Montgomery, Alabama.
Follow the accomplishments of civil rights activist Rosa Parks, and learn how her
... of the presence of Septima Clark, because her life story makes the effort that I ...
Description of Rosa Parks' arrest and its role in sparking the Montgomery Bus ...
America's Story from America's Library Meet Amazing Americans Jump Back in ...
On December 1, 1955 Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a bus in .... civil-
rights events and causes and wrote an autobiography, “Rosa Parks: My Story.