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William Christopher diary of march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama

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Creator:
Christopher, William R. (William Rodolphus), 1924-1973
Subject:
King, Martin Luther
Type:
Writings
Place:
Montgomery, Ala.
Date:
1965 March 13-15
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Diary : 52 p. : handwritten ; 20 x 13 cm.
Summary:
Christopher describes in detail his trip to Montgomery, Alabama along with his colleague John Scotford Jr. and partner George Tooker. He details their arrival in Montgomery, the journey from Montgomery to Selma, where they go to a memorial service for the Reverend James Reeb with eulogy by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the march from Selma to Montgomery, where Dr. King speaks again.
Folded inside front cover are an invitation to and program from the memorial service.
Citation:
William Christopher diary of march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, 1965 March 13-15. William Christopher papers, circa 1920s-circa 1973. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Civil rights--United States
Demonstrations
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)8423
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Data Source:
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