A telegram from Martin Luther King Jr. to President Kennedy re: the 16th Street Church bombings. Fifty years ago today, four girls - Addie Mae Collins (14), Denise McNair (11), Carole Robertson (14), and Cynthia Wesley (14) - were killed in the attack.
RESIDENT OF COMMUNITY ADJACENT TO U.S. STEEL PLANT. THE JOBS ARE HERE AND SO IS THE SMOKE, 07/1972
From the Records of the Environmental Protection Agency. (12/02/1970 - )
Smoke stacks tower over this man in Birmingham, AL. The caption says it all, “The jobs are here and so is the smoke”.