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The past century has seen great advances in civil rights as various groups of people have secured the right to vote or to marry. In the U.S. and around the world, the struggle for equality continues. This memorial site was created to remember and honor those who have dedicated their lives to achieving equal rights for all.
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Civil Rights Memorial: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Margaret Miller

MILLER, Margaret Kay "Peg" Austin music scene icon, Peg Miller, 67, died January 13 at St. David's South Austin Medical Center after a long illness. Peg was creator, operator, and co-owner of Austin's renowned Chicago House. She and partner, Glynda Cox, opened Chicago House Entertainment Emporium & Edibles in the summer of 1987. In 1991, they were jointly named Woman of the Year by Music City Texas, and in 1994, received the Austin Circle of Theaters' Special Recognition Award for...
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