Martin Luther King Jr. exhibit on display at Forsyth Library
03/02/2001

HAYS, KS -- "Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement" is the title of the current traveling exhibit on display at Fort Hays State University's Forsyth Library until March 20.

This exhibit chronicles King's career from his emergence as a national figure in 1955 until his assassination in 1968. Photographs and speeches capture King's determination and vision, the movement's fervent beginnings and the victories and crises of the 1960s.

"Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement" was produced by the Texas Humanities Resource Center and purchased by the Kansas Humanities Council and is distributed by the Kansas Interpretive Traveling Exhibits Service.

For more information contact John Ross, director of Forsyth Library, at 628- 4539.


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