President Lyndon B. Johnson Signs the Civil Rights Bill of 1968

U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson signs into law the Fair Housing Act during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C. Watching in the front row, from left, are, Sen. Clifford Case (NJ); Sen. Hugh Scott (PA); Rep. William McCulloch (OH); Sen. Edward Brooke (MA); Sen. Jacob Javits (NY); Speaker John McCormack (MA); Rep. Emanuel Celler (NY); Sen. Walter Mondale (MN); and Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall, far right. 

Date: 4/11/1968

Creator: AP Photo

Location: Associated Press (ID 680411057)

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