Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. addresses the New Politics Convention at the Chicago Coliseum, October, 1967 (from "Countdown to Eternity")

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. addresses the New Politics Convention at the Chicago Coliseum, October, 1967 (from "Countdown to Eternity")

Artist: Benedict J. Fernandez (American, born 1936)

Maker/Publisher: Eastman Kodak Company (American, active from 19th century)

Copy Right Holder: The Artist

Date: 1967-68
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 7/8 x 11 in. (35.3 x 27.9 cm)
image: 12 1/4 x 8 3/16 in. (31.1 x 20.8 cm)
Classification: PHOTO
Credit Line: Gift of Leslie A. and Michael S. Engl, Class of 1966
Object number: 90.4.1
DescriptionKing spoke about the direction of the war in Vietnam, the beginnings of a better quality of life for all people, and the concept for "Resurrection City".
Inscribed: l.l. in pencil: 19/50; l.r. in pencil: Benedict J Fernandez
Portfolio: Countdown to Eternity
Edition: 19/50
Terms
  • portrait
  • crowd
  • flag
  • Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
  • speech
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