- The Southern Christian Leadership Conference was formed in 1957 following the Montgomery Bus Boycotts. The SCLC used non-violent methods to oppose segregation. Martin Luther King was the first president of SCLC.
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- Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
- Princeton Posters
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