Coretta King unveils a statue of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Please 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.
- Type of material
- archival newsfilm
- 16mm color, co-magnetic sound film
- Rights for this video belong to
- CBS5 KPIX-TV
- Date aired
- Originally aired on
- KPIX 107662