Governor Edward Breathitt on the failure of the 1964 KY civil rights legistlation

…itt discusses the failure of the 1964 civil rights legislation in Kentucky and discusses the passage of comprehensive civil rights legislation in 1969…

Dearing King shares memories from the Kentucky Civil Rights Movement

…consider one the unsung heroes of the civil rights movement. In fact, members of my family were not only activists for rights and justice, but were f…

Mattie Jones remembers participating in the 1964 march on Frankfort for civil rights in KY

This is a clip from an oral history interview with Mattie Jones about her decisions to join the protests leading up to and during the 1964 Martin Lut…

Ann Reynolds and Bill Meers of LaGrange, KY talk about growing up parallel to each other in a segregated community

…nia University and attending the 1964 civil rights march on Frankfort as a student there. He remembers finding a small group from LaGrange at the 1964…