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Civil Rights March on Washington, D.C. [Leaders of the march], 08/28/1963

Original Caption: Civil Rights March on Washington, D.C. [Leaders of the march (from right to left) Mathew Ahmann, Executive Director of the National Catholic Conference for Interracial Justice; (seated with glasses) Cleveland Robinson, Chairman of the Demonstration Committee; (beside Robinson is) A. Philip Randolph, organizer of the demonstration, veteran labor leader who helped to found the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters, American Federation of Labor (AFL), and a former vice president of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO); (standing behind the two chairs) Rabbi Joachim Prinz, President of the American Jewish Congress; (wearing a bow tie and standing beside Prinz is) Joseph Rauh, Jr, a Washington, DC attorney and civil rights, peace, and union activist; John Lewis, Chairman, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee; and Floyd McKissick, National Chairman of the Congress of Racial Equality.]

 

Local Identifier: 306-SSM-4D(91)9

 

From:: Series: Miscellaneous Subjects, Staff and Stringer Photographs, compiled 1961 - 1974

 

Created By:: U.S. Information Agency. Press and Publications Service. (ca. 1953 - ca. 1978)

 

Production Date: 08/28/1963

 

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Repository: Still Picture Records Section, National Archives at College Park, MD

 

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Taken on August 28, 1963