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Photograph by:
James H. Karales, American, 1930 - 2002  Search this
Created by:
Rick Rhodes Photography & Imaging, LLC, American  Search this
Subject of:
Coretta Scott King, American, 1927 - 2006  Search this
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968  Search this
The Freedom Singers, American, founded 1962  Search this
Southern Christian Leadership Conference, American, founded 1957  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
H x W: 2999pixels × 4516pixels
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place captured:
Birmingham, West Midlands County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
A black-and-white digital image of Coretta Scott King and Martin Luther King, Jr. with arms crossed across holding hands. Mrs. King, left of the image, is wearing a dark sleeveless dress with a large light corsage pinned to her chest on her left. She is wearing a long necklace and looking toward the right of the image. Dr. King, on the right, is wearing a dark suit and striped tie looking directly at the viewer. A man and woman can be seen in the background holding hands in a similar way.
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Photography  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Monica Karales and the Estate of James Karales
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of James Karales
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Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture