Martin Luther King, Jr. Funeral: King Family and Friends

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A black-and-white photograph of a group of family and friends of Martin Luther King, Jr. holding hands at his funeral services in Memphis.
Topic
African American
Actors
Civil Rights
Photography
United States--History--1961-1969
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Restrictions & Rights
© Burk Uzzle
Created by
Burk Uzzle, American, born 1938
Subject of
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968
Coretta Scott King, American, 1927 - 2006
Rev. Jesse Jackson, American, born 1941
Harry Belafonte Jr., American, born 1927
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): 11 3/4 x 17 3/4 in. (29.8 x 45.1 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 16 x 19 15/16 in. (40.6 x 50.6 cm)
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series
Martin Luther King, Jr. Funeral
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Place depicted
Memphis, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Place printed
Wilson, North Carolina, United States, North and Central America
1968; printed 2012
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Object number
2012.108.1