Thursday, July 2, 2015

Civil Rights Act of 1964

On 2 July 1964, with Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., standing behind him, President Lyndon B. Johnson
signs the Civil Rights Act of 1964 in the East Room of the White House
Photo: Cecil Stoughton. Source: LBJ Presidential Library.


The first page of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
Source: National Archives.