Dr.Martin Luther King speaking in Charleston in 1967 at County Hall seated at left is Essau Jenkins.
Birdie and Laura Crosby examine a Sony tape recorder purchased in the 1960s by Laura’s father, Eugene Sloan, a former reporter for The (Columbia) State newspaper. Sloan used the recorder to capture a speech the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. gave in Charleston on July 30, 1967.
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