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  • Rosa Parks Memorial Service
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    Rosa Parks Memorial Service

    Following a period during which Ms. Parks was honored by lying in repose in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda, a memorial service was held to honor her life and legacy prior to her funeral scheduled in Detroit the…

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  • Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony
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    Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony

    Congress honored Rosa Parks for her courage when she defied authority by refusing to relinquish her seat on a bus to a white man in 1955 and her advocacy of civil rights since then. Ms. Parks…

    1,748 views
  • Rosa Parks Funeral Service
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    Rosa Parks Funeral Service

    Past and present elected officials, Congressional Black Caucus members, civil rights leaders, noted clergy, and other dignitaries attended the funeral of Rosa Parks, who died October 24, 2005 at age…

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  • Rosa Parks Capitol Arrival
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    Rosa Parks Capitol Arrival

    Scenes were shown of Ms. Parks' remains arriving at the U.S Capitol building prior to being left to lie in repose in the U.S. Capitol rotunda. She was the 29th person to be given such an…

    940 views
  • Rosa Parks Lying in Honor
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    Rosa Parks Lying in Honor

    For a second day, Ms. Parks was honored as mourners passed by her remains lying in repose in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda. Among those in attendance were government officials, dignitaries,…

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  • Rosa Parks Lying in Honor
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    Rosa Parks Lying in Honor

    Rosa Parks was honored as mourners passed by her remains lying in repose in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda. She was the 29th person, and the first woman, to be given such an honor. This footage…

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  • Rosa Parks Lying in Honor
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    Rosa Parks Lying in Honor

    Rosa Parks was honored as mourners passed by her remains lying in repose in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda. She was the 29th person, and the first woman, to be given such an honor. This footage…

    321 views
  • Rosa Parks Lying in Honor
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    Rosa Parks Lying in Honor

    Rosa Parks was honored as mourners passed by her remains lying in repose in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda. She was the 29th person, and the first woman, to be given such an honor. This footage…

    136 views
  • Million Man March
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    Million Man March

    Coverage of the Million Man March included open phones segments, live crowd shots, interviews with rally participants on the Mall, and speeches by African-American men from all walks of…

    14,947 views
  • Martin Luther King Awards Dinner
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    Martin Luther King Awards Dinner

    Officials and civil rights leaders talked about the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights movement and the state of race relations. They also presented awards for leadership…

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  • Rosa Parks Library and Museum Dedication
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    Rosa Parks Library and Museum Dedication

    Civil rights activists and other dignitaries spoke at the dedication of the Rosa Parks Library and Museum. The TSU Gospel Choir, directed by Stephen M. Langford, sang “My Soul’s Been Answered in…

    1,317 views
  • Rosa Parks Anniversary
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    Rosa Parks Anniversary

    Rosa Parks and others commemorated the anniversary of the bus boycott by African-Americans in Montgomery, Alabama to fight for desegregation. They honored Ms. Parks for her actions on the…

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  • AfricanAmerican Womens Leadership Awards
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    African-American Women's Leadership Awards

    The NPCBW gave awards to six African-American women who have shown leadership in government or community service. Honorees such as Energy Secretary O’Leary addressed African-American…

    201 views