Photographic print of Ira Tucker at the Lorraine Motel
- A color photograph with white borders of Ira Tucker and an unknown women standing on the second floor balcony outside of room 306 at the Lorraine Motel, where MLK was assasinated. There are several flower arrangements on the balcony.
- The door has a white cross on it. The photograph has been mounted onto a stiff paper. “P03/ 8907/ Tea” has been written in graphite on the verso of the object. “B 807611” is printed on the photograph on the verso right edge and is visible where the photograph overlaps the backing board.
- Data Source
- National Museum of African American History and Culture
- Created by
- Subject of
- Ira Tucker Sr., American, 1925 - 2008
- Credit Line
- Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Ira Tucker, Jr. of the Dixie Hummingbirds
- photographic paper, paper
- H x W: 3 3/8 x 4 1/4 in. (8.6 x 10.8 cm)