Rosa Parks

Obama's Visit To The Henry Ford Featured In Photo RetrospectiveA photo of President Barack Obama sitting in the bus in which Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat has been selected to represent Michigan in state-by-state, online photo album.
Rosa Parks: The New Face Of U.S. $20 Bill?Could we soon see Civil Rights icon Rosa Parks on the United States $20 bill?
Relative Of Rosa Parks To Speak About Her Detroit YearsTwo years after her action led black people to boycott Montgomery buses, Parks and her husband, Raymond, moved to Detroit.
Best MLK Weekend Getaways In AmericaCities across the nation will be celebrating the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend but some hold a more historical significance than others.
Rosa Parks Memorabilia To Be Part Of Temporary Collection At Library Of CongressHundreds of items from the civil rights figure Rosa Parks that were long kept hidden away in a warehouse will have a new home at the Library of Congress for the next 10 years.
Reward Doubles In Rosa Parks Apartment Copper Theft CaseOfficials say the civil rights pioneer's former Alabama home was stripped for copper scrap.
Warren Buffett's Son Buys Rosa Parks ArchiveA years-long legal fight between Parks' heirs and her friends led to the memorabilia being removed from her Detroit home and offered up to the highest bidder.
Rosa Parks Archives Remain Unsold In WarehouseThe memorabilia was taken away from her home city of Detroit and offered up to the highest bidder.
Touring Henry Ford's PastRichard Snow worked at American Heritage for nearly forty years, the last 18 of them as editor-in-chief. He has written several books, the most recent being I Invented the Modern Age: The Rise of Henry Ford.
Rosa Parks Statue Unveiled At CapitolPresident Obama says civil rights icon Rosa Parks has taken her rightful place among those who have shaped the course of U.S. history.
The Henry Ford, Post Office To Honor Rosa Parks' 100th Birthday The Henry Ford in Dearborn is set to welcome visitors to a daylong event Monday featuring remarks from civil rights leader Julian Bond, Parks biographer Douglas Brinkley and others, as well as live music and presentations.
US Senate Passes Rosa Parks ResolutionThe U.S. Senate has passed a resolution honoring the 100th anniversary of the birth of civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks