Dr. King delivered this speech at Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York, on Thursday, July 15, 1965.
Although $4.95 was not an uncommon price for an LP record in 1968, this was still a relatively expensive item at the time. Adjusted for inflation, that would be approximately $35 in 2018. - Stephen Fagin, Curator
Included in the Museum's temporary exhibit, "Rebel Spirits: Robert F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr.," about how these two men, from wildly different backgrounds, were finding common ground in their activism for the poor, for civil rights and for ending the war in Vietnam, this item will be on display on the Museum's seventh floor from June 5, 2018 to September 3, 2018. - Lindsey Richardson, Curator of Collections