New-York Historical Society Library Exhibitions

Tag Archives: Civil Rights

The Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on view through March 4, 2018

This exhibit was curated by Nina Nazionale, Director of Library Operations and Curator of Printed Collections. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life as a civil rights leader was characterized by tolerance, inclusiveness, and patience. He built coalitions among individuals and groups by focusing on commonalities rather than differences. King first came to national prominence in 1955 as […]

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