Image ID
ICHi-079863
Headline
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Rev. Ralph Abernathy holding a press conference at the A.G. Gaston Motel
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-079863; Declan Haun, photographer
Inventory Number
2002.98
Storage Location
Declan Haun collection of visual materials: Series II, Box 2, Folder 19, 63.183
Acquisition Source
Gift of the estate of Declan Haun
Horizon Bib. No.
00145545
Max Pixels - Height
4710
Max Pixels - Width
3185
KEYWORDS
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dr martin luther king jr and rev ralph abernathy holding a press conference at the ag gaston motel

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Rev. Ralph Abernathy holding a press conference at the A.G. Gaston Motel, Birmingham, Alabama, May 1963. A crowd of reporters and onlookers surrounds King and Abernathy, and standing behind the two is SCLC executive director, Wyatt Tee Walker.

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Rev. Ralph Abernathy holding a press conference at the A.G. Gaston Motel, Birmingham, Alabama, May 1963. A crowd of reporters and onlookers surrounds King and Abernathy, and standing behind the two is SCLC executive director, Wyatt Tee Walker.