Mar 29, 2018 - Sale 2471

Sale 2471 - Lot 237

Price Realized: $ 1,040
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
(KING, MARTIN LUTHER, JR.) Group of 103 press photos of King funeral. Most 8 x 10 inches, a few smaller; most captioned in image, most blank on verso, a few with inked United Press International stamps, a few with mimeographed captions attached, minor wear and light curling. Atlanta, GA and Memphis, TN, April 1968

Additional Details

Among the mourners seen here are Ralph Abernathy, Jesse Jackson, Robert F. Kennedy, Jacqueline Kennedy, Richard Nixon, and of course the King family. A few of the photos relate to the memorial march and ongoing criminal investigation in Memphis.