A Blind Woman's Request for MLK

Abstract

Juilia Lockheart, a blind 75 year old woman, requests aid from Dr. King. Many people envisioned Dr. King to be the savior of their time; they would contact him with unrelated requests outside of the non-violent movement in hopes that he could be the remedy to their current issue.

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A Blind Woman's Request for MLK
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Transcript

Ny [New York] Ny [New York] 10039 2783- 8[th] Ave[nue] Dear Dr. [Doctor] King I am 75 yrs [years] old & [and] blind & [and] need help myself. Will you please help me? You can check the light house for the blind so please send me a little help, thank you. Julia Lockheart I am a negro woman
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