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

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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.
Topic
African American
Civil Rights
Photography
Religious groups
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Rights
© Charles Moore
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
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)
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Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Place depicted
Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
1955; printed 1987
Type
gelatin silver prints
Object number
2011.49.11