MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR Signed Book. Inscribed “Best Wishes / Martin Luther King” on first blank page in blue ink. It has also been stamped with Golden State Mutual Life Ins. At the bottom of signature page. Book in fine condition and dust jacket has normal wear for age. Martin Luther King Jr. Was born on January 15, 1929, in Atlanta, Georgia. King, both a Baptist minister and civil-rights activist, had a seismic impact on race relations in the United States, beginning in the mid-1950s. Among many efforts, King headed the SCLC. Through his activism, he played a pivotal role in ending the legal segregation of African-American citizens in the South and other areas of the nation, as well as the creation of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965. King received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1964, among several other honors. King was assassinated in April 1968, and continues to be remembered as one of the most lauded African-American leaders in history, often referenced by his 1963 speech, I Have a Dream. This is one of the Best guarantees anywhere! The item “MARTIN LUTHER KING JR Autographed Signed Book Strength To Love Civil Rights” is in sale since Thursday, November 17, 2016. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Historical”. The seller is “legendsinhistory” and is located in Auburn, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Philippines, Cayman islands.
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Signed by: Martin Luther King, JR