The Savannah Boycott | Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum

The Savannah Boycott

The Savannah Boycott examines the Sit-Ins and Boycott that took place from March 1960 to May 1961 through the voices of those who took part in the movement.

By reviewing personal testimonies and community writings, students will explore the collective actions that community members took to make lasting change in their community.

Students will learn from the recollections of Savannah residents and primary sources selected from the museum archive.