Image ID
ICHi-078933
Headline
March on Washington
Date Depicted
August 28, 1963
Date Created
August 28, 1963
Creator
Haun, Declan, 1937-1994
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2016, all rights reserved
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-078933; Declan Haun, photographer
Inventory Number
2002.98
Storage Location
Declan Haun collection of visual materials: Series II, Box 2, Folder 18, 63.161
Acquisition Source
Gift of the estate of Declan Haun
Horizon Bib. No.
145545
Max Pixels - Height
4753
Max Pixels - Width
3178
KEYWORDS
63-161_026.tif
i78933.tif
African Americans
civil rights
march on washington

A crowd of men and women sitting and standing on the lawn of the Washington Memorial at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., August 28, 1963. The Washington Memorial is visible in the background.

A crowd of men and women sitting and standing on the lawn of the Washington Memorial at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., August 28, 1963. The Washington Memorial is visible in the background.