51st Anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom

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Unidentified Photographer, [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom], August 28, 1963 (2010.81.138)

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Unidentified Photographer, [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom], August 28, 1963 (2010.81.136)

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Unidentified Photographer, [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom], August 28, 1963 (2010.81.143)

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Unidentified Photographer, [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom], August 28, 1963 (2010.81.140)

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Unidentified Photographer, [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom], August 28, 1963 (2010.81.137)

To commemorate the 51st anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom here are five unique photographs of the march.
Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech can be heard here.
A PDF of the speech can be found here.
“We are free at last.”

A very interesting Fansinaflashbulb post by Erin Barnett commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom can be found here.

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