Voting Rights Act Media Kit

Signing of the Voting Rights Act

President Lyndon B. Johnson moves to shake hands with Martin Luther King, Jr. while others 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: A1030-17a
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