We the People: The Citizen & the Constitution, Level 3
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Howard Chandler Christy, Signing of the Constitution, Architect of the Capitol, House wing, east stairway
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Lesson 20 Primary Sources

Alabama Literacy test in 1965

Alabama's Literacy Test in 1965. Such tests were used as a requirement to register to vote until restrictions in the Voting Rights Act of 1965 made them all but illegal.

Johnson's Voting Rights Speech Before Congress, March 15, 1965

President Johnson's speech to the full Congress asking for their support to pass a voting rights bill guaranteeing that right to African Americans.

United States Constitution

From Wikipedia: The Constitution of the United States of America is the supreme law of the United States. It is the foundation and source of the legal authority underlying the existence of the United States of America and the federal government of the United States.

Lesson 20      How Has the Right to Vote Been Expanded since the Adoption of the Constitution?
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