Image ID
ICHi-079581
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-079581; Declan Haun, photographer
Inventory Number
2002.98
Storage Location
Declan Haun collection of visual materials: Series II, Box 2, Folder 18, 63.165
Acquisition Source
Gift of the estate of Declan Haun
Horizon Bib. No.
145545
Max Pixels - Height
3142
Max Pixels - Width
4719
KEYWORDS
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civil rights
African Americans
march on washington

Josephine Baker speaking at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., August 28, 1963. Baker was the only female to give a speech on the stage at the demonstration.

Josephine Baker speaking at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., August 28, 1963. Baker was the only female to give a speech on the stage at the demonstration.