18 december 1968 & pitts motel, cornelius pitts proprietor
#OTD 18 December 1968 Cornelius Pitts was owner and operator of the Pitts Motel (1451 Belmont St NW), also known as the Pitts Motor Hotel. During the Poor People’s Campaign and Resurrection City, Pitts welcomed dozens of organizers, including Ralph Abernathy and Coretta Scott King, who stayed and w