This black-and-white photograph captures a portrait of Dr. Martin Luther King as he is stopped by police. King looks to his right with a furrowed brow. The back of a policeman appears in the foreground.

Dr. Martin Luther King is Confronted: Dr. King is stopped by police at Medgar Evers’ Funeral. Jackson, Mississippi, June, 1963

Ernest C. Withers, Published by Panopticon Press, Boston

1963; printed 1994