Lot 244: Program for the obsequies held for King at the Ebenezer Baptist Church and Morehouse College on April 9, 1968, fourteen pages, 5.5 x 8.75, featuring a religious portrait of King on the cover. In fine condition. King and his father had both served as senior pastors at the Ebenezer Baptist Church, where an initial funeral service was held for family and close friends; this was followed by a three-mile procession to Morehouse College, King's alma mater, for a public service observed by over 100,000 people. From the collection of Warren Arthur 'Chip' Logan.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 458
Wednesday, 12th August 2015
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