Title: President Johnson go to Selma now!
Creator(s): Wolfson, Stanley, photographer
Date Created/Published: 1965 March.
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Here in this 1965 photo, a man with a small child carries a poster asking President Johnson to go to Selma, Alabama to protect the lives of African American citizens there as they demand their civil rights.
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