Archive for January 20, 2008

January 20, 1969

January 20, 2008

President Johnson gives the Medal of Freedom to Roy Wilkins. Wilkins was a civil rights activist and the executive director of the NAACP from 1955 to1977.

Thanks to Miss Gesme’s class at Cornelia Elementary in Edina for the research on January’s Day in History.

Thanks also to Minnesota’s Learn and Serve America Service Learning Program for their help.