Book, The Day They Marched

Description
Published soon after the August, 1963 "March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom," this book captures the spirit and unity of the organizers and participants of what was the largest civil rights demonstration in our nation's history up to that time.
Object Name
pamphlet
magazine
date made
1963
depicted
King, Jr., Martin Luther
Wilkins, Roy
Fauntroy, Walter
Lewis, John
Randolph, A. Philip
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
multi-color (overall color)
Measurements
average spatial: 11 in x 8 1/2 in; 27.94 cm x 21.59 cm
occurred
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
1989.0603.09
catalog number
1989.0603.09
accession number
1989.0603
subject
Civil Rights Movement
related event
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom
See more items in
Political History: Political History, General History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Exhibition
The Early Sixties: American Culture
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Transfer from Smithsonian Libraries

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