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United Press International [Two mourners file past body of Dr. King]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09739.026 Author/Creator: United Press International Place Written: Atlanta, Georgia Type: Photograph Date: 6 April 1968 Pagination: 1 photograph ; 25.2 x 21.3 cm.

Summary of Content: One telephoto published by United Press International dated April 6, 1968. Depicts two mourners as they file past the body of Dr. King.

Background Information:

People: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: African AmericansAfrican American HistoryAssassinationsCivil Rights MovementFunerals

Sub Era: The Sixties

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