Memphis Sanitation Workers' Strike, 1968
Memphis Press-Scimitar newspaper morgue, Special Collections Department, University of Memphis Libraries
After her husband's funeral, Coretta Scott King and her children returned to Memphis to lead a memorial march on April 8, 1968. To their left, in the photograph, stand entertainer Harry Belafonte and Rev. James Lawson, while Rev. Ralph Abernathy and Andrew Young stand on the right.
"Martin Luther King, Jr. memorial march, Memphis, 1968" (2021). Memphis Sanitation Workers' Strike, 1968. 39.
Sanitation Workers Strike, 1968; Civil rights demonstrations -- Tennessee -- Memphis; King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968; King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006; Abernathy, Ralph, 1926-1990; Belafonte, Harry, 1927-; Lawson, James M., 1928-