Martin Luther King and the Montgomery Story

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Martin Luther King and The Montgomery Story 1958 crop rsz.jpg
Martin Luther King and The Montgomery Story 1958 back cover crop rsz.jpg

Title

Martin Luther King and the Montgomery Story

Description

Educational comic book published by the Fellowship of Reconcilliation following the success of the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

The comic book advocates for the principles of nonviolence and teaches methods of nonviolent resistance. It was produced by the studio of artist Al Capp, who admired Dr. King.

Creator

Resnick, Benton and Hassler, Alfred (writers)
Artist unknown

Source

Special Collections and Archives, James Branch Cabell Library, VCU Libraries

Date

1958

Contributor

Special Collections and Archives, James Branch Cabell Library, VCU Libraries

Rights

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Notes

Learn more:
Aydin, A. (2013). Cover Story: The comic book that changed the world. Martin Luther King and the Montgomery Story's vital role in the Civil Rights Movement. Creative Loafing.
Mammy Yokum and the Great Dogpatch Mystery, Social Welfare History Image Portal.

Citation

Resnick, Benton and Hassler, Alfred (writers) Artist unknown, “Martin Luther King and the Montgomery Story,” Social Welfare History Image Portal, accessed June 24, 2018, https://images.socialwelfare.library.vcu.edu/items/show/292.