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Audience at Holt Street Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama, listening to Martin Luther King, Sr., speak.

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Creator:Peppler, Jim
Title:Audience at Holt Street Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama, listening to Martin Luther King, Sr., speak.
Date:1966 Dec. 4
Description:

They are seated behind King, and several people are wearing choir robes. The program was held during the eleventh anniversary celebration of the Montgomery Improvement Association. This image was taken for (but not used in) the article "King Family's in Town" by Arlam Carr, Jr., which appeared on page 1 of The Southern Courier for December 10-11, 1966. The issue is available online (not on the ADAH website): http://www.southerncourier.org/low-res/Vol2_No50_1966_12_10.pdf

Local identification number: Q23602

Types:Black-and-white photographs | Negatives (photographs) | StillImage
Subjects:Civil rights movements--Alabama--Montgomery | Holt Street Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.) | African American churches--Alabama--Montgomery | African American clergy--Alabama--Montgomery | African American civil rights workers--Alabama--Montgomery | Mass meetings--Alabama--Montgomery | Montgomery Improvement Association--Anniversaries, etc. | United States, Alabama, Montgomery, 32.366805, -86.299969 | United States, Alabama, Montgomery County, 32.2202579, -86.2076143
Collection:Jim Peppler Southern Courier Photograph Collection
Institution:Alabama Department of Archives and History
Contributors:Alabama. Department of Archives and History
Original Material:

Peppler, James, Jim Peppler Southern Courier photograph collection, Box Notebook 3, Alabama Dept. of Archives and History, Montgomery, Alabama.

Rights and Usage:

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Persistent Link to Item:http://digital.archives.alabama.gov/cdm/ref/collection/peppler/id/8377