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VINTAGRAPH • WPA • WWII • EAT MORE FISH, 1917

In Memoriam: 1963

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In Memoriam: 1963

August 1963. "Group portrait of several of the organizers of the March on Washington, among them: Mathew Ahmann, Rabbi Joachim Prinz, John Lewis, the Rev. Eugene Carson Blake, Whitney Young, A. Philip Randolph, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., and Roy Wilkins." Photo by Stanley Tetrick for the Look magazine assignment "Negro march on Washington, D.C." View full size.

The Full Lineup

L to R: rear, Ahmann, Prinz, Lewis, Blake, Floyd McKissick, Ruether; front, Young, Cleveland Robinson, Randolph, King, Wilkins.

All, except Robinson (who was one of the organizers), were speakers at the event. McKissick was substituting for James Farmer, who had been arrested in Louisiana.

UAW

The white man at the far right, 2nd row is Walter Ruether.

 
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