Black history; Civil rights
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.
BW photograph, 8.5" x 11"
United Press International
African Americans, history, United States, prejudice, desegregation, civil rights movement, Black Panthers