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One photographer's treasure trove of civil rights, MLK images

Photographer Steve Schapiro covered the civil rights movement for Life and many other magazines betwe
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Photographer Steve Schapiro covered the civil rights movement for Life and many other magazines between 1961 and 1968. Along the way, he amassed a treasure trove of seminal images of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the movement as it spread across America. He shared the stories behind some of his photos with reporter Maudlyne Ihejirika…

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