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Martin Luther King, Jr., #7089

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Creator:Montgomery County (Ala.). Sheriff's Dept.
Title:Martin Luther King, Jr., #7089
Date:1956 Feb. 21
Description:

Scanned image from one of the Montgomery County, Alabama Sheriff's Department's mug shot volumes showing Martin Luther King, Jr. and other African American men arrested on February 21, 1956 for their leadership during the Montgomery Bus Boycott. The books of mug shots were divided by race and gender.

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:Government records | Identification photographs
Subjects:Conley, P. E. | Bradford, Eddie | King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 | Johnson, H. H. | McClain, Henry A. | Williams, Edward | Richburg, Mose W. | Christburg, Louis | Walker, L. C. | Varner, Calvin | Ellis, Alfred | Primus, James T. | African American civil rights workers--Alabama--Montgomery | Civil rights movements--Alabama--Montgomery | Segregation in transportation--Alabama--Montgomery | Boycotts--Alabama--Montgomery | Montgomery Bus Boycott, Montgomery, Ala., 1955-1956 | Civil rights demonstrations--Alabama--Montgomery | African American clergy--Alabama--Montgomery | Identification photographs--Alabama--Montgomery | Montgomery (Ala.) | Montgomery County (Ala.)
Collection:Heroes of the Civil Rights Movement
Institution:Smoking Gun
Contributors:Courtroom Television Network | Smoking Gun Heroes of the Civil Rights Movement Collection
Online Publisher:[New York (N.Y.)] : Courtroom Television Network | 2005-11-04
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