Creator

Unknown

Date

1968-04-09

Creation Date

2014-05-14

Description

Black and White photograph of the members of the college's Black Student Movement as they pay tribute to the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in a memorial march heading south on North Broadway in Pittsburg on April 9, 1968. Approximately 200 marchers were escorted through downtown Pittsburg by city police officers and the Kansas Highway Patrol.

Object Type

Photograph

Identifier

psuap072

Image Format

Still Image

Location

Kansas -- Crawford County -- Pittsburg;

Rights

Digital image copyright 2014, Pittsburg State University. All rights reserved. For more information contact the Leonard H. Axe Library Special Collections, PSU, Pittsburg, KS 66762.

Notes

Pittsburg State University, Special Collections

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Keywords

Kansas State College of Pittsburg--Photographs; Universities and colleges--Kansas--Pittsburg--Photographs; Stores--Retail--Kansas--Pittsburg--Photographs; Pittsburg (Kan.)--History--Photographs; African Americans--Kansas--Pittsburg--Photographs; Students--Kansas--Pittsburg--Photographs

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