ABC News Broadcast: Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King
King, Martin Luther Jr. 1929-1968
Abernathy, Ralph 1926-1990
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Anacostia Community Museum
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
1 open reel 1/4 inch sound recording
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Title created by ACMA staff based on contents of recording.
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.
ABC News Broadcast: Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Record Group 09-037, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution