Ticket for funeral services for Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Dr. King, Martin Luther Jr., American, 1929 - 1968
Used by
Morehouse College, American, founded 1867
Owned by
Simone, Nina, American, 1933 - 2003
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 2 1/8 x 5 1/4 in. (5.4 x 13.3 cm)
Type
passes (tickets)
Place used
Morehouse College, Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date
April 9, 1968
Description
An admission ticket to satellite funeral services for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at Morehouse College. The back is blank.
Topic
African American
Civil rights
United States--History--1961-1969
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2011.132.4.2
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition
Musical Crossroads
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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