Image ID
ICHi-078974
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-078974; Declan Haun, photographer
Inventory Number
2002.98
Storage Location
Declan Haun collection of visual materials: Series II, Box 2, Folder 18, 63.162
Acquisition Source
Gift of the estate of Declan Haun
Horizon Bib. No.
145545
Max Pixels - Height
3125
Max Pixels - Width
4697
KEYWORDS
63-162_034.tif
i78974.tif
African Americans
civil rights
march on washington

Crowd of people in the background carrying posters and signs demanding equal rights gather at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., August 28, 1963. A man holds a camera above the crowd to the left to take a picture of the crowd.

Crowd of people in the background carrying posters and signs demanding equal rights gather at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., August 28, 1963. A man holds a camera above the crowd to the left to take a picture of the crowd.