Interview with Amelia Boynton Robinson
QUESTION 14
INTERVIEWER:

NOW, YOU WERE JUST RIGHT UP ABOUT, ON THE BRIDGE [overlap] AND WHEN YOU TELL ME THIS, WOULD YOU SAY, INCORPORATE THE NAME OF THE BRIDGE TOO SO YOU KNOW, PEOPLE KNOW WHERE YOU. WE SAY THE BRIDGE LIKE I KNOW, YOU KNOW…

Amelia Boynton Robinson:

The Edmund Pettus Bridge spans the Alabama River. The highway is Highway 80 that leads from, it really goes from California to the Atlantic Ocean on the other side of Savannah, of Savannah, Georgia. This bridge is known as the Edmund Pettus Bridge for one of the outstanding political figures years and years ago. This is the bridge that we went across going to Montgomery, Alabama. Our objective was to go to see the governor.