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Price for MLK Letter Goes from $6,500 to $95,000 in One Week.

Like flipping a house...

AP-US–Martin Luther King Jr Letter Rare Martin Luther King Jr. letter for sale_again ATLANTA (AP) – A 1966 letter from the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. is up for auction for the second time in two weeks. The letter contains King’s thoughts on the Vietnam War a year before he publicly spoke out against it. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that…

Rosa Parks Letter Auctioned, Purchased by Montgomery Family

    A page handwritten by Rosa Parks sold at auction last week, and the buyers had a very good reason for the purchase. Parks wrote about two Civil Rights era bombings in Montgomery. The buyers of that hand written page were the family and friends of Reverend Robert and Mrs. Jeannie Graetz, whose house was the target of those…