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"Why should we march?" March on Washington fliers

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Creator:March on Washington Movement
Title:"Why should we march?" March on Washington fliers

This flier, featuring an image of a large group of African Americans at a rally, outlines the goals and accomplishments of the March on Washington Movement. The flier also solicits membership to the Movement. The March on Washington Movement's ultimate goal, as asserted in the flier, is "to win full benefits of democracy for the Negro people."

Exhibited: African-American Odyssey: A Quest for Full Citizenship, Library of Congress, 1998.

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Types:Flyers | Text
Subjects:African Americans--Civil rights | Civil rights--United States | March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963 | Civil rights demonstrations | Civil rights workers--United States | African American civil rights workers | United States, District of Columbia, Washington, 38.907192, -77.036871
Collection:African American Odyssey
Institution:Library of Congress
Contributors:Library of Congress. Prints and Photographs Division
Original Material:

A. Philip Randolph Papers. Library of Congress. Manuscripts Division, Washington, D.C.

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