The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Sights and sounds from the March, including Freedom Singers.
Washington DC USA Date:1963, August 28 Duration:2 min 5 sec Sound:Yes
The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Black and White Americans gather in large numbers at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC to promote Civil Rights. Singing of "We Shall Not be Moved" by the New York Freedom Singers, a group of the SNCC (Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee), including Bernice Johnson, Cordell Reagon, Rutha Harris, and Chales Neblett. Thousands of spectators listen to the singers and applaud. Clip includes ambient sound from the crowd and broadcast speakers.
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