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To Dream

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Summary:In his long fight for social and economic justice, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. forged a close relationship with the labor movement. This videotape focuses on that involvement. It includes film footage from Dr. King's address to the AFL-CIO convention in 1963, his involvement with unions on picket lines, his passionate speeches and his last address to the sanitation strikers in Memphis where he died fighting for the rights of workers.
Century:1901-2000
Topical subjects:March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom (1963 : Washington, D.C.)
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929
African Americans -- Civil rights
Race discrimination -- United States
Race discrimination
Race relations
United States -- Race relations
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Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Collection:Digital Collections
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