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[Photograph 2012.201.B0340.0330]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The Rev. Martin Luther King Sr. vows he will continue to seek legislative approval for a proposed state holiday in memory of his son, slain civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. There is opposition to the proposal in Georgia because of the 13 existing paid days off for state employees."
Date: December 29, 1978
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0340.0333]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Angry over release from jail is Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Atlanta minister, shown addressing an Albany, Ga., group. The integration leader was released after two days of a 45-day jail sentence when an unidentified person paid his fine."
Date: July 13, 1962
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0340.0324]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The Rev. Martin Luther King Sr. said Saturday in Oklahoma City that if Congress does not declare his slain son's birthday as a national holiday, the nation's blacks will begin observing it as one anyway by taking that day off from work."
Date: January 17, 1976
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0340.0336]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., who gained world recognition fighting racial discrimination, said here Friday that both political parties have "strong and forthright" civil rights planks."
Date: July 29, 1960
Creator: Fisher, Dawes
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0340.0332]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American Negro civil rights leader, won the 1964 Nobel Peace Prize Wednesday. King became the 12th American and the third Negro to win the award."
Date: October 16, 1961
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0340.0335]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Explaining evils of the Vietnam war at a news conference in New York Tuesday, Dr. Martin Luther King puts his hands to his face."
Date: April 5, 1967
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society