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Man sitting in an audience at Tabernacle Baptist Church in Selma, Alabama, probably listening to Martin Luther King, Jr., speak.

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Creator:Peppler, Jim
Title:Man sitting in an audience at Tabernacle Baptist Church in Selma, Alabama, probably listening to Martin Luther King, Jr., speak.
Date:1968 Feb.
Description:

He is leaning on the rail of the balcony, looking below. This 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: Q19217

Types:Black-and-white photographs | Negatives (photographs) | StillImage
Subjects: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 4, 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/6555