Martin Luther King Jr.

You probably only have heard about what Martin Luther King Jr did for the Civil Rights Movement in his day.  Martin Luther King Jr.   made a lasting impact that stands out from others; it also can also be followed or used as an example for today and in future days.

What kind of things can you think of doing or helping with that might have similar benefits or impacts?  Who are some other people we can celebrate in today’s time frame that made impacts like Martin Luther King Jr. did?

 Don’t forget to watch for more details about the Indiana Black History Challenge that the Library offers during the month of February (Black History Month).

BOOKS

Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site: Historic Resource Study  by Robert W. Blythe  917.58231

 

Nobody Turn Me Around: A People’s History of the 1963 March on Washington

 

Nobody Turn Me Around: A People’s History of the 1963 March on Washington by Charles C. Eucher  323.1 EUC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Martin Luther King, Jr.: The Essential Box Set

 

Martin Luther King, Jr.: The Essential Box Set: The Landmark Speeches and Sermons of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by Martin Luther King Jr., 1929-1968  CD 323 KIN 

 

   

The Papers of Martin Luther King, Jr.

 

The Papers of Martin Luther King, Jr. by Martin Luther King Jr.  323.092 KIN

 

 

 

 

 

  

  

King 1

 

King 1 by Ho Che Anderson  B King, M.L. AND v.1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

King 2

 

King 2 by Ho Che Anderson   B King M. L. A5469k v. 2

 

 

 

 

 

  

  

 

Freedom Facts and Firsts: 400 Years of the African American Civil Rights Experience

 

Freedom Facts and Firsts: 400 Years of the African American Civil Rights Experience by Jessie Carney Smith    323.1196 SMI

 

 

 

 

   

WEBSITE

infoplease: Martin Luther King Jr. Day

   
OTHER PEOPLE

Sojourner Truth’s America

 

Sojourner Truth’s America by Margaret Washington   306.362 WAS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Rosa Parks

 

Rosa Parks by Douglas Brinkley   B Parks, Rosa BRI

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

Rosa Parks

 

Rosa Parks by L.S. Summer   B Parks, Rosa SUM

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

W.E.B. Du Bois: A Biography

 

W.E.B. Du Bois: A Biography by David L Lewis   B DUBOIS, W.E.B LEW 2009

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