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Rosa Parks Bus

The National City Lines bus, No. 2857, on which Rosa Parks was riding before she was arrested, is now a museum exhibit at the Henry Ford Museum.

To see the restoration of the bus go to:

To learn more about how the bus got to the Henry Ford Museum go to:

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[Rosa Parks Bus]. Photo. Uploaded January 2006. Wikimedia Commons. (Accessed November 9, 2018).

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