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Title

Atlanta sanitation workers strike, Marietta Street near Five Points. Protesters urging attendance at a "Rally for Dr. King" to be held at the Martin Luther King, Jr. grave-site. Atlanta, Georgia, April 3, 1970.

Subject

Sanitation workers--Labor unions, Strikes and lockouts, Demonstrations

Description

Protester dressed as a cleric on Marietta Street sidewalk at Five Points, carrying hand-lettered sign. Signs read "Rally for Dr. King, 11:00 am Saturday, at grave site, Auburn and Jackson, support city strikers."

Creator

Coffin, Tom

Publisher

Georgia State University Library

Date

1970-04-03

Rights

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Format

Image/jp2

Identifier

V003-700403-B19

Files

Collection

Citation

Anonymous, “Atlanta sanitation workers strike, Marietta Street near Five Points. Protesters urging attendance at a "Rally for Dr. King" to be held at the Martin Luther King, Jr. grave-site. Atlanta, Georgia, April 3, 1970.,” Georgia State University Library Exhibits, accessed July 17, 2018, https://exhibits.library.gsu.edu/items/show/894.