Image ID
ICHi-173489
Headline
Funeral service for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at Morehouse College
Date Depicted
April 9, 1968
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-173489; 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
2449
Max Pixels - Width
3674
KEYWORDS
funeral service for dr martin luther king jr at morehouse college

Reverend Ralph Abernathy speaking at a public funeral service held for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at Morehouse College, King's alma mater, Atlanta, Georgia, April 9, 1968. This service followed a three-mile procession from Ebenezer Baptist Church, where a private funeral service was held for King's family and close friends.

Reverend Ralph Abernathy speaking at a public funeral service held for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at Morehouse College, King's alma mater, Atlanta, Georgia, April 9, 1968. This service followed a three-mile procession from Ebenezer Baptist Church, where a private funeral service was held for King's family and close friends.