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Photo Id# AAF-0514
Title [Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. at the Cow Palace for a "Freedom Riders" rally] [graphic]
Date 1961 July 24.
Description 1 photographic print : b&w. ; 21 x 29 cm. (8 x 11 in.)
Location Folder: Portraits-King, Martin Luther
Reproduction Rights RESTRICTIONS MAY APPLY. Ingwersen.
Notes Newscopy: "The Rev. Martin Luther King's impassioned plea for stepped-up resistance to segregation last night at the Cow Palace brought $16,000 to the 'Freedom Riders' coffers. In addition, ralley chairman announced, pledges will swell the figure to more than $25,000. An audience of 14,892--including about 1000 whites--sat quietly, with only a few outbursts of clapping, while King told it: ...." [cuts off].; Caption under photo: "Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. (left) enters Cow Palace rally last night."
Subject King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Photographs.
Portrait photographs.
Series San Francisco Historical Photograph Collection
Source San Francisco News-Call Bulletin.