note: the magnetic soundtrack is partially distorted in places, due to
16mm film warpage. KPIX Eyewitness report from 24th of February 1972 in
which Coretta King (1927-2006), the American Civil Rights activist
and widow of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. addresses a crowd and
unveils a statue of her late husband, with Art Commissioner Ray Taliaferro. The TV Archive would like to thank guest-intern Siân Williams
who repaired, remastered, cataloged and edited
this newsfilm for the web.
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