Voting Rights Act Media Kit

Signing of the Voting Rights Act

President Lyndon B. Johnson signs the Voting Rights Act as Martin Luther King, Jr. and other civil rights leaders look on.

  • Date: August 6, 1965
  • Location: President's Room, U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C.
  • Credit: LBJ Library photo by Yoichi Okamoto
  • Serial Number: A1030-8a
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