Image ID
ICHi-078360
Headline
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Rev. Ralph Abernathy at press conference at Gaston Hotel
Date Depicted
May 1963
Date Created
May 1963
Creator
Haun, Declan, 1937-1994
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-078360; Declan Haun, photographer
Inventory Number
2002.98
Storage Location
Declan Haun collection of visual materials: Series II, Box 2, Folder 19, 63.173
Acquisition Source
Gift of the estate of Declan Haun
Horizon Bib. No.
00145545
Max Pixels - Height
3814
Max Pixels - Width
5361
KEYWORDS
2002.98
Haun, Declan, 1937-1994
Birmingham (Ala.)
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968
Abernathy, Ralph, 1926-1990
African Americans
civil rights
press conferences
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dr martin luther king jr and rev ralph abernathy at press conference at gaston hotel

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Rev. Ralph Abernathy giving a press conference outside the Gaston Hotel, Birmingham, Alabama, May 1963. Standing behind them is King's speechwriter, Clarence B. Jones.

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Rev. Ralph Abernathy giving a press conference outside the Gaston Hotel, Birmingham, Alabama, May 1963. Standing behind them is King's speechwriter, Clarence B. Jones.