Image ID
ICHi-062906
Headline
Crowd with flowers and floral crosses at Martin Luther King Jr.'s funeral
Date Depicted
April 9, 1968
Creator
Haun, Declan, 1937-1994
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
color transparencies
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2014, all rights reserved.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-62906; Declan Haun, photographer
Inventory Number
2002.98
Storage Location
Declan Haun collection of visual materials, SV.B1.b1
Acquisition Source
Gift of the estate of Declan Haun
Max Pixels - Height
6000
Max Pixels - Width
4055
KEYWORDS
1968
Atlanta (Ga.)
color
20%
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968
funerals
flowers
wreathes
2002.98
Haun, Declan, 1937-1994
crowd with flowers and floral crosses at martin luther king jrs funeral

A crowd of mourners gathers around a display of memorial wreathes and flowers at the funeral of assassinated Civil Rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., in Atlanta, Georgia, April 9, 1968.

A crowd of mourners gathers around a display of memorial wreathes and flowers at the funeral of assassinated Civil Rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., in Atlanta, Georgia, April 9, 1968.