Now, nearly 50 years after these Freedom Rides and in celebration of King’s birthday, LIFE.com presents never-seen photos taken by LIFE photographer Paul Schutzer, tracking King and the nation-changing movement he led, from the monuments of Washington to the streets of the Deep South.
NEVER SEEN: MLK & The Freedom Rides

Now, nearly 50 years after these Freedom Rides and in celebration of King’s birthday, LIFE.com presents never-seen photos taken by LIFE photographer Paul Schutzer, tracking King and the nation-changing movement he led, from the monuments of Washington to the streets of the Deep South.

NEVER SEEN: MLK & The Freedom Rides

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