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Martin Luther King Jr.

When searching Keene-Link use these subject headings:

King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968

Civil rights

Civil Rights Movement

Civil rights workers

Race relations

African Americans

When browsing the Keene Public Library shelves use these Dewey numbers:

303.48 Causes of social change

323 Civil and political rights

323.4 Specific civil rights

973.92 United States history, 1953-2001

Recommended Web Resources:

The King Center -Information about Dr. King, the holiday names in his honor and his lasting legacy.

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project at Stanford University -Includes information about the Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Projects at Stanford University, the King Estate, the King Center, and a listing of other related Web sites.

Martin Luther King, Jr., & the Civil Rights Movement -This site is provided by the Seattle Times to honor the memory of Martin Luther King, Jr. The site includes "stories and photos culled from The Seattle Times over the past decade."

Timeline of Events in Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Life -Prepared by Louisiana State University to commemorate the life of Martin Luther King, Jr.

The U.S. Constitution Online -The complete text of Dr. King's 1963 speech "I Have a Dream".