Image ID
ICHi-078395
Headline
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at funeral for victims of the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing
Date Depicted
September 18, 1963
Date Created
September 18, 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-078395; Declan Haun, photographer
Inventory Number
2002.98
Storage Location
Declan Haun collection of visual materials: Series II, Box 2, Folder 19, 63.174
Acquisition Source
Gift of the estate of Declan Haun
Horizon Bib. No.
00145545
Max Pixels - Height
3086
Max Pixels - Width
4758
KEYWORDS
2002.98
Haun, Declan, 1937-1994
Birmingham (Ala.)
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968
African Americans
civil rights
16th Street Baptist Church Bombing, Birmingham, Ala., 1963
funerals
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
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dr martin luther king jr at funeral for victims of the 16th street baptist church bombing

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. entering 16th Street Baptist Church for a funeral held for the victims of the church's bombing, Birmingham, Alabama, September 18, 1963. The bombing occurred on September 15, 1963 and killed four girls.

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. entering 16th Street Baptist Church for a funeral held for the victims of the church's bombing, Birmingham, Alabama, September 18, 1963. The bombing occurred on September 15, 1963 and killed four girls.