Atlanta's Civil Rights Movement sites

By Ernie Suggs and Pete Corson

Internationally recognized as a center of the national Civil Rights struggle, Atlanta has its own local Civil Rights story to tell. Here's where the Movement happened in Atlanta. Veteran Atlanta Journal-Constitution reporter Ernie Suggs and audience specialist Pete Corson put together the map with the help of Clark Atlanta and Harvard University-trained historian Karcheik Sims-Alvarado, who helped identify sites and narrated the project.