UPI - The African American Experience 1930-1980

 

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Identifier

35160004356391

Creation Date

12-5-1975

Subject—Names

Coretta Scott King

Subject—Topics

Civil Rights Movement

Description

Montgomery, ALA: Prior to a 12/5 press conference, Mrs. Coretta King chats briefly from behind a pamphlet with Rev. Bernard Lee, a co-ordinator of the 20th anniversary celebration of the 1955 bus boycott. Mrs. King, widow of slain civil rights leader, Dr. Martin L. king, called on Congress or President Ford to conduct an independent investigation into the death of her husband.

Format

BW Photograph, 11" x 8.5"

Source

United Press International

Keywords

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

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