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Martin Luther King, Jr., speaking to a crowd at Maggie Street Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama.

@ Alabama. Department of Archives and History

Peppler, Jim


A clock on the wall behind King advertises Ross Jewelers, on Dexter Avenue at Perry Street. This image was taken for (but not used in) an article ("'Things Are Not Right in This Country'--King" by V. English, B. Wilcox and B. Labaree) and photo spread ("Rallying Support for Poor People's Stay in Washington") that appeared on pages 1 and 3 of The Southern Courier for February 24-25, 1968. The issue is available online (not on the ADAH website):

Record Contributed By

Alabama. Department of Archives and History

Record Harvested From

Digital Library of Georgia