Birmingham church bombing recalled with donation, medal

Wednesday, September 11, 2013 - 11:06am
The State

“This was just a little over two weeks after the March on Washington, which had generated so much optimism for progress of civil rights,” recalled (WWU History Professor) Randall Jimerson, who was 14 when his white minister father scooped up the shards of glass from outside the bombed Birmingham church on Sept. 15, 1963.