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Medical Committee for Civil Rights [Travelling instructions for Medical Committee for Civil Rights to March on Washington]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09732.02 Author/Creator: Medical Committee for Civil Rights Place Written: New York, NY Type: Printed document Date: 1963 Pagination: 1 p. ; 28 x 21.5 cm

Summary of Content: One document of printed instructions attend the March on Washington, August 28, 1963. Includes the itinerary of the day, lunching schedule, meeting places, signs available to carry and scheduled activities for the day consisting of the rally at the Washington Memorial, march down Pennsylvania, and main rally at the Lincoln memorial. A note at the back of the flyer instructs people about the likely temper in Washington D.C. "There will be many, many people in Washington, and much confusion; the highest standards of a Victorian-type courtesy are in order."

Background Information: Medical Committe for Civil Rights March on Washington


Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: Civil Rights MovementCivil Rights

Sub Era: The Civil Rights Movement

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