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Newly Available Interviews From The McKinley High Series

The early part of the year celebrates Black History Month and Women’s History Month.  To honor both, we’d like to share some content from the Williams Center’s collections as a reminder that women have been the backbone of social movements,

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“People Rode Free by Day and Paid for it at Night:” How the Baton Rouge Community Influenced Martin Luther King, Jr.

EPISODE 5   (26:45) On January 18 we celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday. In observance of this holiday, the Center would like to honor his memory as well as explore the role that Baton Rouge citizen activism played in King’s

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