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|Title:||Evidence : Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. assassination investigation|
Web site presenting sixty-four images from the investigation conducted by Shelby County, Tennessee, officials into the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Includes images of fingerprint cards; James Earl Ray's tickets for international travel; lists and materials from a white mustang, the vehicle allegedly seen leaving the crime scene; hotel registration; and the rifle found hidden in a blanket.
The Civil Rights Digital Library received support from a National Leadership Grant for Libraries awarded to the University of Georgia by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for the aggregation and enhancement of partner metadata.
|Types:||Black-and-white photographs | StillImage | Text|
|Subjects:||King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968--Assassination | Ray, James Earl, 1928-1998--Trials, litigation, etc. | Crime scenes--Tennessee--Shelby County | Assassination--Tennessee--Shelby County | Criminal investigation--Tennessee--Shelby County | Evidence, Criminal--Tennessee--Shelby County | Boardinghouses--Tennessee--Memphis | Lorraine Motel (Memphis, Tenn.) | Hotels--Reservation systems--Tennessee--Memphis | Fire stations--Tennessee--Memphis | United States, Tennessee, Shelby County, Memphis, 35.1495343, -90.0489801|
|Collection:||Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Assassination Investigation|
|Institution:||Shelby County Register of Deeds|
|Contributors:||Shelby County (Tenn.). Register of Deeds|
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|Persistent Link to Item:||http://register.shelby.tn.us/media/mlk/index.php?album=Evidence+1|
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://register.shelby.tn.us/media/mlk/index.php?album=Evidence+2|