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December 1 1955, Rosa Parks refuses to give up her seat for a white passenger, leading to her arrest and sparking the Montgomery Bus Boycott. For many, this day was a symbolic start for the civil rights movement.

Blanche Barrow, member of Bonnie and Clyde's gang, at the moment of her capture in August, 1933. Blanche was the only member of the gang to survive their exploits, dying in 1988. She weighed only 81 pounds when she was captured.

The Big and the Small of It This is an old, undated photograph of Martin Van Buren Bates and two unidentified dwarfs. Mr. Bates, who stood 7'5" tall, was born in Kentucky to normal sized parents. During the United States Civil War, he served as a soldier in the Confederate Army. Union soldiers spoke of a giant of a Confederate soldier who was as "large as five soldiers and fought like fifty."

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King on the five-day march to Montgomery, Alabama, March 25, 1965.