The March on Washington: We Shall Overcome!

Created by
Council for United Civil Rights Leadership, American, founded 1963
Recorded by
Dr. King, Martin Luther Jr., American, 1929 - 1968
Subject of
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, American, founded 1963
Date
1963
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)
Description
The sleeve is white and gold with black, gold, and white text. The label is red with silver text. The album features speeches and music from the March on Washington on August 28, 1963.
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement
Civil Rights Movement
Type
record covers
long-playing records
Topic
Activism
Civil Rights
Local and regional
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Elmer J. Whiting, III
Object number
2011.17.34ab
Restrictions & Rights
© 1963 The Council for United Civil Rights Leadership. Permission required for use.
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd586d4d86b-2433-47b9-9850-b4e8b7af3a38
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