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We Shall Overcome: The March on Washington, August 28. 1963 [sound recording]

Catalog Data

King, Martin Luther Jr. 1929-1968  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Musical sound recordings
United States
produced by the Council for United Civil Rights Leadership
Table of contents:
Speeches by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., A. Philip Randolph, and others, with songs performed by Joan Baez, Marian Anderson, Odetta, Bob Dylan, and Peter, Paul, and Mary, recorded at the March on Washington, Aug. 28, 1963; and an excerpt from President John F. Kennedy's press conference, Aug. 21, 1963
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email:
Speeches, addresses, etc  Search this
Spoken word  Search this
Civil rights  Search this
Civil rights movements  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Local number:
United Council for Civil Rights Leadership 1
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Listening only. No Duplication Allowed
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections