Ralph David Abernathy - Signature Pieces Auction Lot #3
(1926-1990) American civil rights activist and Baptist minister. As a leader of the civil rights movement, he was a close friend and mentor of Martin Luther King Jr. He collaborated with King to create the Montgomery Improvement Association, which led to the Montgomery bus boycott. He also co-founded, and was an executive board member, of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC). He became president of the SCLC following the assassination of King in 1968, where he led the Poor People's Campaign in Washington, D.C., among other marches and demonstrations for disenfranchised Americans. This item is an In Person signed envelope. It was signed on February 7, 1990 at Plymouth State College in New Hampshire. , SKU: 0001157027
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10/10/2021 12:00:00 PM
22 d, 10 h, 30 m
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