Created in conjunction with the 2015 campus-wide Martin Luther King Jr. Celebratory Events, this guide highlights both library and online resources on the 1960s United States Civil Rights Movement.
In addition to displaying resources on Martin Luther King Jr. the guide will also contain materials on the Civil Rights Movement in general as well as literature that was written during the time of the movement or was inspired by or was written about the movement.
Photograph from the 1963 March on Washington
National Archives and Records Administration
Watch this video from the National Archives to learn more about the young girl whose iconic image is seen in the above photograph.
The resources below highlight newspaper articles reporting on Saint Anselm's involvement with the Civil Rights Movement.
From College Archives: Anselmians in Selma
Selma Report Campus Crier March 26, 1965
More Than A Symbol By Father Mark Dyer, O.S.B. Anselmian News Spring 1968
Speeches at Saint Anselm
Roy Wilkins Plans Speech in Manchester March 15 Nashua Telgraph March 6th 1964
Votes in Civil Rights by May Wilkins Says in Manchester Nashua Telegraph March 16th 1964