Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King Jr., and Ralph Abernathy, Ebenezer Baptist Church During Bus Boycott

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Description
A black-and-white photograph of Ralph Abernathy speaking with Rosa Parks while Martin Luther King Jr. stands in the background. There are several onlookers near a podium to the right of Abernathy and some individuals sitting in chairs in front of the podium. The print is signed [Charles Moore] on the back in pencil.
Created by
Charles Moore, American, 1931 - 2010
Subject of
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968
Rosa Parks, American, 1913 - 2005
Rev. Ralph David Abernathy, American, 1926 - 1990
Unidentified Man or Men
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Restrictions & Rights
© Charles Moore
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Classification
Media Arts-Photography
1955; printed 1987
Object number
2011.49.11
Topic
African American
Civil Rights
Photography
Religious groups
Place depicted
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 6 1/4 x 9 1/2 in. (15.9 x 24.1 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Type
gelatin silver prints