In Profile: Rosa Parks
UNSPECIFIED - Rosa Louise McCauley Parks (1913-2005), American Civil Rights activist. Booking photo taken at the time of her arrest for refusing to give up her seat on a Montgomery, Alabama, bus to a white passenger on 1 December 1955.
January 01, 1955 License
In this handout from The White House, US President Barack Obama sits on the famed Rosa Parks bus at the Henry Ford Museum following an event April 18, 2012 in Dearborn, Michigan.
April 18, 2012 License
A military honor guard carries the casket containing civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks out of Greater Grace Temple as Jesse Jackson (top center) and Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, next to Jackson, look on after her funeral service on...More
November 02, 2005 License
Daily News front page dated Oct. 25, 2005, Headline: 1913-2005 ROSA PARKS, A booking photo of Rosa Parks taken during the 1956 Montgomery, Ala., bus boycott., She refused to give up her bus seat to a white man and changed America...More
October 25, 2005 License
This file photo dated 01 December, 2001 shows the bus from Mobile, Alabama that US civil rights legend Rosa Parks (pictured at R) was arrested abroad, during a ceremony at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan commemorating the...More
December 01, 2001 License
Workers with the Missouri Department of Transportation unveil a new sign honoring civil rights activist Rosa Parks November 2, 2000 on Highway 55 in south St. Louis County. The one mile stretch of highway honoring Parks is same road...More
November 02, 2000 License
Rosa Parks (L) displays her Congressional Gold Medal of Honor with US Vice President Al Gore (R) prior to a benefit tribute concert in honor of Mrs. Parks 28 November 1999 in Detroit. Mrs. Parks was arrested in Montgomery, Alabama in...More
November 28, 1999 License
Civil rights leader Rosa Parks waits to receive the Congressional Gold Medal in Statuary Hall in the Capitol Building, Washington, DC, June 14, 1999.
June 14, 1999 License
This file photo dated 1999 shows US civil rights heroine Rosa Parks attending the opening of 'Marching Toward Justice: The History of the 14th Amendment of the US Constitution' ribbon cutting ceremony at the Thurgood Marshall Federal...More
February 03, 1999 License
Morgan Freeman and Rosa Parks at the film premiere afterparty of 'Amistad'.
December 04, 1997 License
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