Dr. Martin Luther King Marches on Washington

This photograph from the Associated Press depicts Martin Luther King Jr. in a crowd of people at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom on Aug. 28, 1963.   The March on Washington is widely considered to be one of the defining moments of the Civil Rights Movement.
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Abolitionists William Still, Sojourner Truth, William Loyd Garrison, unidentified male and female slaves, and Black Union soldiers in front of American flag

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