The March on Washington: We Shall Overcome!

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Created by
Council for United Civil Rights Leadership, American, founded 1963
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
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
1963
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.
Topic
African American
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.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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