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FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2014, file photo, birds sit atop the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on a fall afternoon in Washington, D.C. King was assassinated April 4, 1968 at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis. Travelers will find a variety of events and sites in Memphis and elsewhere honoring King's legacy on the 50th anniversary of his death. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

In Washington, D.C., the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial is inscribed with words from King's "I Have A Dream" speech, which he delivered at the Lincoln Memorial.

In Montgomery, Alabama, the Dexter Parsonage Museum is located in the house where he lived while serving as pastor of the Dexter Avenue Baptist Church and while leading the bus boycott that started with Rosa Parks' arrest.

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FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2003, file photo, the home where Martin Luther King changed from Montgomery pastor to national civil rights leader, is pictured in Montgomery, Ala., and has been restored to its 1950s appearance. King was assassinated April 4, 1968 at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis. Travelers will find a variety of events and sites in Memphis and elsewhere honoring King's legacy on the 50th anniversary of his death. (AP Photo/Dave Martin, File)

In Atlanta, Martin Luther King Jr. National Historical Park includes a visitor center with a civil rights museum, King's boyhood home and Ebenezer Baptist Church, where King served as co-pastor with his father. At the nearby King Center, an outdoor memorial offers reflecting pools, eternal flame and the crypts where King and his wife Coretta were interred.

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FILE - This Jan. 22, 2018, file photo, shows Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birth home which is operated by the National Park Service. King was assassinated April 4, 1968 at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis. Travelers will find a variety of events and sites in Memphis and elsewhere honoring King's legacy on the 50th anniversary of his death. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)

Georgia Tourism has launched a "Footsteps of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Trail" with these and other sites, including the First African Baptist Church in Dublin, where King gave his first speech as a teenager.

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