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April 4th – Iconic I AM A MAN Photo Re-enactmentApril 4, 2018, 8:00 am

333 Beale Street
Memphis, 38103
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Withers Collection Museum and Gallery will commemorate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the 1968 Sanitation Workers with a photo reenactment of the iconic “I AM A MAN” photo from the 1968 Sanitation Workers Strike where the men held signs expressing their dignity. Line-up for the photo shoot will start at Fourth and Beale on April 4 which is approximately 20 feet from Withers Collection Museum and Gallery, the last photography studio of the late internationally renowned photojournalist Dr. Ernest C. Withers, Sr. The photo shoot line-up will begin at 6 a.m. and the shoot will start at 8 a.m. The reenactment of the march will merge into Memphis AFSCME Local 1733’s march to Mason Temple Church of God in Christ which is where Dr. King gave his final speech.


Details

Date:
April 4, 2018
Time:
8:00 am
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.2018mlk50.com/

Organizer

Withers Collection Museum and Gallery
Phone:
901-523-2344
Email:
sheri@theneelyagency.com

Other

Age Requirement
Free and open to the public.

Venue

Corner of Fourth and Beale
333 Beale Street
Memphis, 38103
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Phone:
901-523-2344
Website:
www.thewitherscollection.com