Gallery view

1968 June

Scherman, Rowland

Guitarists leads a line of residents past a graffiti-covered wall in the Resurrection City encampment

Washington (D.C.) - From a series of images of Resurrection City, a tent city set up in Washington, D.C., as part of Martin Luther King's Poor People's Campaign.

Rowland Scherman Collection

1968 June

Scherman, Rowland

Group gathering to hear speakers under a large tent at the Resurrection City encampment

Washington (D.C.) - From a series of images of Resurrection City, a tent city set up in Washington, D.C., as part of Martin Luther King's Poor People's Campaign.

Rowland Scherman Collection

1968 June

Scherman, Rowland

Older woman in tent playing an electric guitar, Resurrection City encampment

Washington (D.C.) - From a series of images of Resurrection City, a tent city set up in Washington, D.C., as part of Martin Luther King's Poor People's Campaign.

Rowland Scherman Collection

1968 June

Scherman, Rowland

Close-up of residents at the Resurrection City encampment

Washington (D.C.) - From a series of images of Resurrection City, a tent city set up in Washington, D.C., as part of Martin Luther King's Poor People's Campaign.

Rowland Scherman Collection

1968 June

Scherman, Rowland

Young man and woman walking through the Resurrection City encampment

Washington (D.C.) - From a series of images of Resurrection City, a tent city set up in Washington, D.C., as part of Martin Luther King's Poor People's Campaign.

Rowland Scherman Collection

1968 June

Scherman, Rowland

Older woman in tent playing an electric guitar, Resurrection City encampment

Washington (D.C.) - From a series of images of Resurrection City, a tent city set up in Washington, D.C., as part of Martin Luther King's Poor People's Campaign.

Rowland Scherman Collection

1968 June

Scherman, Rowland

Woman walking among the waste and tents at the Resurrection City encampment

Washington (D.C.) - From a series of images of Resurrection City, a tent city set up in Washington, D.C., as part of Martin Luther King's Poor People's Campaign.

Rowland Scherman Collection

1968 June

Scherman, Rowland

Aerial view of the Resurrection City encampment

Washington (D.C.) - From a series of images of Resurrection City, a tent city set up in Washington, D.C., as part of Martin Luther King's Poor People's Campaign.

Rowland Scherman Collection

1968 June

Scherman, Rowland

Older woman in tent playing an electric guitar, Resurrection City encampment

Washington (D.C.) - From a series of images of Resurrection City, a tent city set up in Washington, D.C., as part of Martin Luther King's Poor People's Campaign.

Rowland Scherman Collection

1968 June

Scherman, Rowland

Rev. Hosea William at the Resurrection City encampment, making a funny gesture

Washington (D.C.) - From a series of images of Resurrection City, a tent city set up in Washington, D.C., as part of Martin Luther King's Poor People's Campaign.

Rowland Scherman Collection