About

Making the Movement: Civil Rights Museum

Founder and Curator
David L. Crane, M.A.

Making the Movement is an exhibit that explores how those in the Movement used non-violent weapons to combat Jim Crow. The project is funded by donations and merchandise sales and seeks to preserve the artifacts from one of the most important periods in American history.

David L. Crane, M.A. displays the exhibit at Elon University. Photo by Sam Roberts/Burlington Times News.

David L. Crane is the founder and curator of Making the Movement: Civil Rights Museum. He is a history instructor at Alamance Community College in North Carolina. He is the author of the forthcoming companion book to the exhibit.

Crane is also the author of Become As One People: Colonial Identifications for Native Americans in the Carolinas, 1540-1790, which was published by Lambert Academic Publishing and is available for purchase on Amazon.com.