Birmingham, Alabama, church bombing kills four

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  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)

Historical Context Note

On 15 September, a Baptist church in Birmingham was bombed and 4 black girls were killed. The attack was racially motivated.

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Citation:
Richert, Lucas Paul. "Birmingham, Alabama, church bombing kills four". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 October 2008
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=3411, accessed 24 July 2014.]


Related Groups

  1. American Civil-Rights Movement in the 1960s