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  • Capturing the life of a leader in photos

    Capturing the life of a leader in photos

    By Briscoe Center for American History
    Published: Jan. 13, 2012

    The Briscoe Center holds the Flip Schulke Photographic Archive, which contains the largest known single archive of Martin Luther King Jr. images.

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      Amy Bowman said on Jan. 23, 2012 at 2:04 p.m.
      Hi, Noel--I'm the photo archivist at the Briscoe. I'd need to confirm this with the statue's artists, Jeffrey and Anna-Koh Varilla, but I believe that this is the photograph they used: http://www.cah.utexas.edu/db/dmr/image_lg.php?variable=e_fs_2143_IMG0008. In addition, one of panels on the statue's pedestal features a Schulke image of Coretta Scott King at her husband's funeral: http://www.cah.utexas.edu/db/dmr/image_lg.php?variable=e_fs_3597_IMG0032.
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      Samantha Youngblood said on Jan. 19, 2012 at 2:32 p.m.
      Susan, Great catch! The story has been corrected to reflect that the Martin Luther King Jr. statue is on the East Mall. — Samantha Youngblood, University Communications
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