Image ID
ICHi-078979
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-078979; Declan Haun, photographer
Inventory Number
2002.98
Storage Location
Declan Haun collection of visual materials: Series II, Box 2, Folder 18, 63.163
Acquisition Source
Gift of the estate of Declan Haun
Horizon Bib. No.
145545
Max Pixels - Height
4690
Max Pixels - Width
3132
KEYWORDS
63-163_003.tif
i78979.tif
African Americans
civil rights
march on washington

Crowds of people sitting and standing underneath the American flag at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., August 28, 1963. A young couple hold hands as they walk across the lawn.

Crowds of people sitting and standing underneath the American flag at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., August 28, 1963. A young couple hold hands as they walk across the lawn.