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Theophilus Smith standing outside Tabernacle Baptist Church in Selma, Alabama.

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Creator:Peppler, Jim
Title:Theophilus Smith standing outside Tabernacle Baptist Church in Selma, Alabama.
Date:1968 Feb.
Description:

Martin Luther King spoke to a gathering at the church building the day this photograph was shot. The image was taken for (but not used in) the article and photo spread "Rallying Support for Poor People's Stay in Washington, " which appeared on page 3 of The Southern Courier for February 24-25, 1968. The issue is available online: http://www.southerncourier.org/low-res/Vol4_No08_1968_02_24.pdf

Local identification number: Q25137

Types:Black-and-white photographs | Negatives (photographs) | StillImage
Subjects:Smith, Theophilus | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)--Employees | African American churches--Alabama--Selma | Civil rights movements--Alabama--Selma | Mass meetings--Alabama--Selma | United States--Social conditions--1960-1980 | Poor People's Campaign | African American civil rights workers--Alabama--Selma | Tabernacle Baptist Church (Selma, Ala.) | United States, Alabama, Dallas County, Selma, 32.4073589, -87.0211007 | United States, Alabama, Dallas County, 32.233214, -87.142289
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:

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/

Persistent Link to Item:http://digital.archives.alabama.gov/cdm/ref/collection/peppler/id/6503