UPI - The African American Experience 1930-1980

 

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Identifier

35160004311453

Creation Date

2-28-1975

Subject—Topics

Black history; Civil rights

Description

Chicago: Casket containing the body of Elijah Muhammad, spiritual leader of the Nation of Islam, better known as the Black Muslims, is carried from the Temple of Islam to hearse during funeral services, 2/28. An estimated 10,000 followers & friends attended services for the spiritual leader who died 2/25 at age 77.

Format

BW photograph, 8.5" x 11"

Source

United Press International

Keywords

African Americans, history, United States, prejudice, desegregation, civil rights movement, Black Panthers

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