Quotation by Anonymous

We shall overcome, we shall overcome,
We shall overcome some day.
Oh, deep in my heart I do believe
We shall overcome some day.
Anonymous.

According to Bartlett's Familiar Quotations (16th ed., 1992) and Oxford Dictionary of Quotations (4th ed., 1992), this 19th-century song was adapted as a Baptist hymn by C. Albert Tindley in 1901, and revived in the 1940s by black tobacco workers in Charleston, S.C. The 1960s civil rights movement transformed it into an anthem.
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