Dr. King on the West side

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. helps remove a window frame while renovating an apartment at 1321 S. Loman Ave., in Chicago in 1966. King moved into a West Side apartment at 1550 S. Hamlin Avenue to highlight housing segregation issues in Chicago.

( Luigi Mendicino, Chicago Tribune historical photo / February 24, 1966 )

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. helps remove a window frame while renovating an apartment at 1321 S. Loman Ave., in Chicago in 1966. King moved into a West Side apartment at 1550 S. Hamlin Avenue to highlight housing segregation issues in Chicago.

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