The Great March on Washington

Image for The Great March on Washington
Created by
Gordy Records, American, 1962 - 1988
Recorded by
Dr. King, Martin Luther Jr., American, 1929 - 1968
Medium
vinyl , cardboard
Dimensions
H x W (album jacket): 12 3/8 x 12 3/8 in. (31.4 x 31.4 cm)
H x W (disc): 12 x 12 in. (30.5 x 30.5 cm)
Type
long-playing records
Classification
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
1963
Description
The sleeve is green and white with black text and a photo of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr waving to the crowd from the Lincoln Memorial. The label is dark pink with a pennant-shaped yellow area with the Gordy logo on it.
Topic
Civil rights
Local and regional
United States--History--1961-1969
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Elmer J. Whiting, III
Object number
2011.17.33ab
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible

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