Abernathy, Ralph

Collection:
Joe McTyre Photograph Collection, 1889-1985, undated
Title:
Abernathy, Ralph
Creator:
Davis, Noel
Publisher:
Joe McTyre Photograph Collection, Atlanta History Center
Date of Original:
1968-04-07
Subject:
Spiritual leaders--Georgia--Atlanta
Universities and colleges--Georgia--Atlanta
Civil rights leaders--Georgia--Atlanta
Public speaking--Georgia--Atlanta
Memorial rites and ceremonies--Georgia--Atlanta
African Americans--1960-1970
Spelman College
People:
Abernathy, Ralph, 1926-1990
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
View of Reverend Ralph David Abernathy speaking at Spelman College during Martin Luther King, Jr.'s funeral.
Martin Luther King Jr. was an American civil rights leader, and a Baptist minister. He received the Nobel Peace Price for his efforts to end racial discrimination by non violent means in 1964. King was assassinated in 1968 and is entombed at the King Center in Atlanta, Georgia.
Local Identifier:
VIS 106.29.01
ahc106029001a.jpg
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/McTyre/id/28
Additional Rights Information:
This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission for use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Extent:
8 x 10 in. silver gelatin print
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center
Rights:

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