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The March on Washington in favor of Civil Rights, led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Over 200,000 people marched on Washington DC to protest for Civil Rights for African-Americans. This is the March in which Dr King gave his famous "I have a dream" speech.

Dr King is shown in this photo with other civil rights leaders - they are in front of the bandstand, surrounded by protest signs.

courtesy of the Library of Congress, Leffler, Warren K., photographer
at The Mall, Washington DC, Washington DC USA

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