Martin Luther King Jr. Day, 2015

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Dan Weiner
, [Martin Luther King, Jr.], 1956 (1984.13)

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Bruce Davidson, [Martin Luther King, Jr. at press conference, Birmingham], 1962 (2006.15.16)

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United Press International, [Martin Luther King, Jr.], 1969 (2012.97.5)

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a federal holiday marking the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr.. It is celebrated the third Monday in January of each year, often one or just a few days after his actual birthday on January 15. On January 15 of 2015 Mr. King would have turned 86.

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Assistant Curator, Collections at the International Center of Photography, New York
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