On the Road to Freedom: A Guided Tour of the Civil Rights Trail

This in-depth look at the civil rights movement; its long history, its triumphs and losses, and its brave participants. It includes the marches, the struggles, the triumphs, speeches,profiles, photographs, maps, websites, and information on 400 historic sites involved in this movement. This is a recommended resource for "Picturing America" project from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

TRC audience: 
High School (9-12)
Middle School (6-8)
TRC subject: 
19th Century (1800-1865)
19th Century (1866-1899)
20th Century (1900-1945)
20th Century (1946-1999)
Language Arts
Multicultural Topics
Picturing America Resource
TRC format: 
civil rights