Martin Luther King Jr 1964 Solider Field Peace Rally Historic Original Photo Set For Sale
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Martin Luther King Jr 1964 Solider Field Peace Rally Historic Original Photo Set:
Martin Luther King Jr 1964 Solider Field Peace Rally Historic Original Photo Set
- An incredible photo set, picturing the first person perspective of famed Civil Rights Jazz Photographer Ted Williams at the Historic 1964 Chicago Peace Rally at Solider Field
- Photoset includes 37 (Only 12 pictured in listing, for full photoset and signatures on reverse pleasevisit our website) Orginal Photographer Photo Proofs
- Photos were developed 2 years afterward in 1966 by Ted Williams Himself
- Photoset comes in an elegant box with each photo separated with wax paper to protect the images, as well as a glove to protect against finger prints
- More more information pleasevisit: style="margin: 0px 0px 1.25em; font-size: 15px; font-family: proxima-nova; line-height: 1.6em; color: rgb(69, 69, 69); word-wrap: break-word; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">Illinois Rally for Civil Rights 1964:On June 21, 1964, Soldier Field in Chicago played host to the Illinois Rally for Civil Rights. The principle speakers were Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., President and Founder of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, and Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, President of the University of Notre Dame.
The rally, whose operating costs reached $25,000, opened with two hours of jazz and gospel music and entertainment, including a 5000-voice choir led by gospel signer Mahalia Jackson. General admission was free, but priority seating was available for $2-5. Nearly 150 various organizations promoted the event, distributing 1.5 million flyers in Chicago, and brought their members to the rally by the bus-full. A crowd estimated of between 57,000-75,000 people of diverse walks of life, races, and faiths endured early rain and later sweltering heat in Soldier Field, standing in solidarity of racial equality.
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