Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington – August 28, 1963

Special Collections commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington by showcasing below a few items from our archives related to the Civil Rights Movement. “March on Washington” flyers were distributed to various African American communities in 1963. These flyers document the historic moment when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his “I Have a Dream” speech at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. … Continue reading Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington – August 28, 1963