Image ID
ICHi-173483
Headline
James Reeb funeral
Date Depicted
March 15, 1965
Creator
Haun, Declan, 1937-1994
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
color slides
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2018, all rights reserved.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-173483; Declan Haun, photographer
Inventory Number
2002.98
Storage Location
Declan Haun collection of visual materials: Series V, Box 1, box 1
Horizon Bib. No.
145545
Max Pixels - Height
2423
Max Pixels - Width
3635
KEYWORDS
james reeb funeral

Interior of Brown Chapel A.M.E. Church during the funeral of James Reeb, Selma, Alabama, March 15, 1965. Reeb was a minister and civil rights activist who participated in the Selma Voting Rights Movement, and was beaten to death by a group of men.

Interior of Brown Chapel A.M.E. Church during the funeral of James Reeb, Selma, Alabama, March 15, 1965. Reeb was a minister and civil rights activist who participated in the Selma Voting Rights Movement, and was beaten to death by a group of men.