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KING, Martin Luther, Jr. (1929-1968). Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Speaks to the California Democratic Council. Los Angeles: [California Democratic Council], 1968.

33 rpm vinyl record (not tested for playback). Plain white sleeve, as issued (creases, some toning). 

Made from a reel-to-reel tape recording of Dr. King's speech given at a luncheon hosted by the California Democratic Council on 16 March 1968 at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim just 19 days before King's assassination. The Council was a progressive-minded group within the Democratic Party and King's speech focused on their anti-Vietnam war platform. He also touched on economic justice, poverty, and economic inequality among Black and white Americans. 

Property from the Collection of Eric Majette Jr. 

Provenance:Property from the Collection of Eric Majette Jr.

Estimate: $600 - $800
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