Coming Into Montgomery

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A black-and-white photograph of Martin Luther King, Jr. leading marchers into Montgomery, Alabama, during the "Selma to Montgomery" march.
Topic
African American
Civil Rights
Photography
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Rights
© 1965 Spider Martin
Created by
Spider Martin, American, 1939 - 2003
Subject of
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968
Coretta Scott King, American, 1927 - 2006
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Woman or Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 8 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. (21.6 x 34.3 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm)
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Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Place depicted
Montgomery, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
1965; printed 1995
Type
gelatin silver prints
Object number
2011.14.1