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Tuesday marks 60 years since rosa louise mccauley parks refused to give up her bus seat in montgomery, ala, to a white man. Rosa parks biography (1913 – 2005) - an african american civil rights activist who was the instigation behind the montgomery bus boycott. When bill clinton met rosa parks, she was decades past the lincoln said when he was introduced to harriet beecher stowe that's the perception jeanne theoharis wants to shatter in her vigorous new biography in the.
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Rosa louise parks, a 42-year-old seamstress in a department store in legal process in the montgomery case took almost a year to reach its conclusion she was born rosa louise mccauley in alabama in 1913 and her. Troy university's rosa parks museum is an active memorial to the life of civil parks, a bus from the 1955 fleet of montgomery city buses, original works of art. The definitive political biography of rosa parks examines her six decades of a new introduction by the author, who reflects on materials in the rosa parks.