Cristina Valencia

Martin Luther King Jr. Monument

Building the Monument

When they were building the monument it took $120 million dollars just for the design! It took about 1-2 years to build it.

Why They Built the Monument!

The reason they built the monument was because their honoring Martin Luther King and what he he has done to America. One example was because he showed us that it doesn't matter what color you are yellow, green, black or purple and that colored people should have the same right as the white people!

Martin Luther King Jr. was Born!

Martin Luther King Jr. was born on 1-15-1929 in Atlanta, Georgia. He also attended public schools. Martin was occupation as a Civil Rights activist and won the Nobel Peace prize.

Facts About Martin

Martin was born on January 15,1929 in Atlanta, Georgia. He also attended public schools and was a civil right activist, also he won the Nobel Peace prize and died on April 4,1968 in Memphis, Tennessee.

Bibliography

Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial." Britannica School. Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., 2014. Web. 15 Apr. 2014.

King, Martin Luther, Jr.: March on Washington, 1963. IMAGE. Encyclopædia Britannica. Web. 15 Apr. 2014.

King, Martin Luther, Jr.. Photograph. Encyclopædia Britannica. Web. 15 Apr. 2014.