This page provides links to Civil Rights Movement Archive resources that have Significant content related to Selma Voting Rights Campaign & March to Montgomery.
Stories, Interviews & Oral-Histories
CRMA History Articles
Articles and Speeches
Documents & Field Reports
Commentaries & Analyses by Movement Veterans
Group Discussions by Movement Veterans
Film, Video and Audio
Photo Album pages that include images from Selma Voting Rights Campaign & March to Montgomery:
Selma, Lord, Selma
March to Montgomery
Interviews, narratives & stories regarding the Selma Voting Rights Campaign & March to Montgomery:
Henry Allen Jr Selma student activist James Bevel Interview for Eyes on the Prize (Birmingham & Selma) Charles Bonner The First Sit-in & Birth of the Selma Movement, 1963 Bonner & Fikes Oral History/Interview Viola Johnson Douglas Selma student activist Gloria Harvey Fulwider Selma student activist Bruce Hartford Three Selma Stories Stu House "Inciting to Riot" in Selma Selma, Lord, Selma — Young Heroes: Sheyann and Rachel Bernard Lafayette Remembrance of Selma — 1963 Eric Lerner Selma Interview Bernice Lilly Selma student activist William Merritt Selma student activist Alfred Moldovan Interview, re MCHR, Mississippi & Selma. 2011 Bernice Savage Mutuku Selma student activist, 1963-65 Silas Norman Remembrance of SNCC, Selma, and Alabama Rev. Fredrick Reese Interview for Eyes on the Prize (Selma, AL) James Reynolds Selma student activist Constance Rozier Selma student activist Terry Shaw Interview With Terry Shaw (Selma AL) 1963 Amos Snell Selma student activist Gwen Patton Interview by Joseph Mosnier, re Tuskeegee & Montgomery movement Bettye Parker Miles Selma student activist Cleophas Strong Selma student activist Roberta Tate Selma student activist Rev. C.T. Vivian Interview for Eyes on the Prize (Nashville & Selma) (1986) Jimmy Webb I'll Be An Activist Until I Die (Selma) Annie Laura Williams Selma student activist Lula Belle Williams Selma student activist, 1963-65 Annie Pearl Wormely Selma student activist
CRMA history articles about Selma Voting Rights Campaign & March to Montgomery:
Selma — Breaking the Grip of Fear (Jan-June, 1963)
Freedom Day in Selma (Oct 1963)
The Selma Injunction (July 1964)
Selma Voting Rights Campaign (Jan-Mar, 1965) [Multiple articles]
The March to Montgomery (March, 1965) [Multiple articles]
Murder and Character Assasination of Viola Liuzzo (March, 1965)
The Election in Dallas County (1966)
Speeches and articles related to the Selma Voting Rights Campaign & March to Montgomeryby Freedom activists in the 1950s-1960s:
Our God is Marching On! Martin Luther King's speech to marchers in Montgomery, March 25, 1965.
Articles by Freedom Movement VeteransRemembrance of Selma — 1963, Bernard Lafayette (A Circle of Trust)
Black Belt, Alabama: Total Segregation, Jerry DeMuth. August, 1964 (Commonweal)
Brown Uniforms in Selma, Alabama, Jerry DeMuth, August, 1964
Giant Step on Freedom Road, Norman Hill, March, 1965 (New America)
When We Get the Vote, Wallace Will Get Religion, Bell Chivigny, April, 1965 (Village Voice)
Demonstrations and the Necessity Thereof, Sammy Young, TIAL. 1965
Other ArticlesThe South at War: Five Battles of Selma, Warren Hinckle and David Welsh. Ramparts Magazine, June 1965.
Selma & Montgomery: Interviews & oral-histories of movement veterans that include memories of the Selma Voting Rights Campaign & March to Montgomery:Charles Bonner & Betty Fikes (Interview)
Bruce Hartford (Oral-History)
Bernard Lafayette (Remembrance)
Eric Lerner (Interview)
John Lewis (Interview)
Gwen Patton (Remembrance)
Alabama Literacy Tests & Voter Applications
Selma and March to Montgomery Documents & Field Reports (1963-1965)
SNCC Field Reports, Organizing Materials & Publications, 1963
SNCC Field Reports, Organizing Materials & Publications, 1964
SNCC Field Reports, Organizing Materials & Publications, 1965
SCLC & Other Organizations, 1965
Post-1960s commentaries, thoughts, and analyses by Movement veterans regarding the Selma Voting Rights Campaign & March to Montgomery.
|Selma: The Bridge and Beyond||Alma Jean Billingslea Brown|
|Selma to Montgomery: But What About SNCC?||Junius Williams|
|From Hawai'i to Selma||Marsha Rose Joyner|
|Call to Selma, a Review From the Bridge||"Arkansas" Benston|
|Selma the Movie: Thoughts & Comments by Freedom Movement activists|
Discussions, panels, and email threads about the Selma Voting Rights Campaign & March to Montgomeryby Freedom Movement veterans:
Selma & the March to Montgomery
The Movement in Alabama
Films & documentaries, videos, and audio recordings related to the Selma Voting Rights Campaign & March to Montgomery:
Selma: The Bridge to the Ballot, Teaching Tolerance. Documentary about a group of students and teachers who nonviolently fought to win voting rights for African Americans in the South.
Selma-Montgomery March, 1965 (Full Version), by Billy Sharff, 1965. 17min. Recently rediscovered film made during the 1965 Selma to Montgomery march for voting rights.
1965 Special Report: "Selma", by Hezakya Newz & Films, 2019. 45min.
The Way to Freedom: Selma and the Making of a Movement, by NPS, 2020. Narrated by "unsung heroes" of the voting rights movement in Selma and Marion.
Selma and the Long Struggle for Voting Rights. Bruce Hartford, 10-minue address to the John Lewis Memorial, "Good Trouble Vigil for Democracy." Oakland, CA. July 2021.