Martin Luther King Jr. on voting--outtakes
WIS-TV News Story 66-179
Martin L. King on voting--outtakes.
On a rainy day the residents of Kingstree come to hear Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. speak on voting rights. The clip begins with silent film of the crowd. Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. stresses the importance of voting, particularly in the local primary, calling for a “march on ballot boxes." Attendees include James Clyburn and Andrew Young.
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.
United States. Voting Rights Act of 1965.
Young, Andrew, 1932-
Filmed on May 9, 1966.
WIS-TV (Production unit).
Cosmos Broadcasting Corporation
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