Martin Luther King, Jr.
Civil Rights Movement
Richmond, VA.: Some 2,700 Negroes staged rally and protest march on Virginia state capital 1/1, protesting closure of public schools in Prince Edward County, Va. Here group leaves auditorium for march (L to R); Lester Banks, NAACP secretary; Rev. R. G. Williams, March coordinator; Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., featured speaker; and Rev. Wyatt Tee Walker, one of the rally leaders.
BW Photograph, 11" x 8.5"
United Press International
African Americans, history, United States, prejudice, desegregation, civil rights movement, Black Panthers