Timeline Copyright Credits

The primary sources for Timeline: Voting Rights are:

1.  Teaching Tolerance, a project of the Southern Poverty Law Center, tolerance.org,

from Democracy Class: The History of Voting Rights (Rock the Vote and Teaching Tolerance)


2. Voting Rights Timeline, businessinsider.com

3. Timeline of voting rights in the United States. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved 14:53, June 30, 2021, from https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Timeline_of_voting_rights_in_the_United_States&oldid=1028075166

4. DOCSTeach, the online tool for teaching with documents, from the National Archives


5. ACLU Voting Rights Act: Major Dates in History



Additional sources are noted within specific entries to Timeline: Voting Rights.





“Nobody will ever deprive the American people of the right to vote except the American people themselves and the only way they could do this is by not voting.”

— Franklin Delano Roosevelt