Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
1 documents - page 1 of 1

ABC News Broadcast: Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King

view ABC News Broadcast: Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King digital asset number 1
Creator:
ABC News
Subject:
King, Martin Luther Jr. 1929-1968
Abernathy, Ralph 1926-1990
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Anacostia Community Museum
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Physical description:
1 open reel 1/4 inch sound recording
Culture:
African American
Type:
Sound recordings
Speeches
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1968
Circa 1968
Notes:
Title created by ACMA staff based on contents of recording.
Summary:
ABC News Washington broadcast covers riots, civil rights, and other news post-assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King (MLK). The focus of the broadcast is the spirit of Dr. King's optimism and a tribute to MLK via songs, speeches, prayer by others. The recording also includes coverage from Morehouse College and of Dr. King's funeral at Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, GA), including sermon delivered by Rev. Ralph Abernathy.
News broadcast. Part of Broadcast Programs. Undated.
Cite as:
ABC News Broadcast: Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Record Group 09-037, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
African Americans
Civil rights
Local number:
ACMA AV003516-1
See more items in:
Broadcast Programs
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By
  • Video recordings
  • Archival materials
  • Sound recordings
  • Speeches
  • Archival materials
  • Sound recordings
  • Speeches
  • Civil Rights
  • ABC News
  • Abernathy, Ralph
  • Anacostia Community Museum
  • Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
  • Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
  • King, Martin Luther
  • ABC News
  • Abernathy, Ralph
  • Anacostia Community Museum
  • Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
  • Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
  • King, Martin Luther
  • African Americans
  • Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
  • United States
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
  • United States
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • 1960s
  • Anacostia Community Museum Archives