Civil Rights Timeline

African Americans

September 22, 1862
December 18, 1865
July 9, 1868
April 15, 1947
July 26, 1948
May 17, 1954
December 1, 1955
August 28, 1963
July 2, 1964
January 20, 2009

Native Americans

March 30, 1870
1908
1924
1968
1982