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March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, August 1963

1963-0817.5 x 25 cmPhotograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

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umd:707338
umd:707339

Summary:This is a photo of the crowds marching during the March on Washington. One sign says: "We march for jobs for all a decent pay NOW!". Another sign says "UAW says: let us rise united and be one free people serving God."
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Washington DC
Temporal subject: 1961-1970
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Washington, DC
Topical subjects:March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom (1963 : Washington, D.C.)
labor
labor movements
protest posters
AFL-CIO
ArchivesUM location:AFL-CIO Photographic Prints
  • series Series 1: Subject Files
  • subseries SubSeries 1: Photographs, 1890-1993
  • box Box 9
  • folder Folder 1
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Civil Rights, Civic Engagement
Copyright holder:unknown
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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