Civil Rights Movement

Jada Robinson

1961 UGA

In 1961 Africans Americans was first allowed to attend the University of Georgia . The first 2 people to attend the University was Hamilton Holmes & Charlayne Hunter . They Both were tortured and harassed by 1963 they both earned their degree and they both went on successful.

March On Washington

Wednesday, Aug. 28th 1963 at 11:45pm

Washington, DC, United States

Washington, DC

Please join DR. Martin Luther king for the march on Washington.

1961 Albany Movement

Dr. King helped to organize a large movement to end segregation in the south Georgia Albany in addition to marches and boycotts and protesters helped African Americans vote and Dr. king overcrowding jails caused the police to put activists in neighboring county jails.