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Martin Luther King, Jr. speaking at the Fourth Constitutional Convention of the AFL-CIO, Miami, Florida, December 11, 1961

1961-12-1125 x 21.5 cmPhotograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

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Summary:This is a photo of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. speaking at the Fourth Constitutional Convention of the AFL-CIO. In his speech, King addresses the struggle between civil rights and labor movements. King also stated that labor should use the “vast reservoir of Negro political power".
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Florida
Place of origin – Settlement:Miami
Temporal subject: 1961-1970
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Florida
Geographical subject – Settlement:Miami
Topical subjects:AFL-CIO
Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement
labor
labor movement
equality
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Civil Rights, Civic Engagement
Copyright holder:unknown
Collection:Digital Collections
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