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Civil Rights March on Washington, D.C., Leaders marching from the Washington Monument to the Lincoln Memorial, August 28, 1963.

In the front row, from left are: Whitney M. Young, Jr., Executive Director of the National Urban League; Roy Wilkins, Executive Secretary of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; A. Philip Randolph, Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters, American Federation of Labor (AFL), and a former vice president of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO); Walter P. Reuther, President, United Auto Workers Union; and Arnold Aronson, Secretary of the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights.

Title Civil Rights March on Washington, D.C.
Author Unknown or not provided
Record creator U.S. Information Agency. Press and Publications Service
Date 28 August 1963
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  • Record group: Records of the U.S. Information Agency, 1900 - 2003 ( ARC identifier: 306)

  • 306-SSM-4C(46)14
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