ALABAMA ARCHIVE: "Selma March" (1965)

Selma to Montgomery marchers in Montgomery. One marcher is carrying a sign that reads, “God hath made of one blood all nations & men.” This is from a collection of sixteen slides, chiefly of the Selma to Montgomery March, owned by a Lutheran minister who was possibly the photographer. His name is unknown. March 25, […]

ALABAMA ARCHIVE: “Selma March” (1965)

African American women, children, and an older man waving to Selma to Montgomery marchers from the sidewalk. This is from a collection of sixteen slides, chiefly of the Selma to Montgomery March, owned by a Lutheran minister who was possibly the photographer. His name is unknown. March 25, 1965

TA.TV: Civil Rights – “Selma – Montgomery March” (1965)

A powerful and recently rediscovered film made during the 1965 Selma to Montgomery march for voting rights. Stefan Sharff’s intimate documentary reflects his youthful work in the montage style under the great Russian filmmaker Sergei Eisenstein. The film features moving spirituals. Marchers include Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his wife Coretta Scott King. […]