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Photograph of the bus that Rosa Parks rode in 1955 in Montgomery, Alabama, now in the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan

The bus on which Rosa Parks was arrested in 1955 in Montgomery, Alabama, is now in the Henry Ford Museum, Dearborn, Michigan. You can actually board the bus and sit in her seat.

(Attributed to Maksim.  Rosa Parks, Wikimedia Commons)

Photograph of the Plymouth outdoor museum in Plymouth, Massachussetts Plymouth, Massachusetts

(Plimoth Plantation, Wikimedia Commons)

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