(12363) Silent March on Washington, DC, 1989

Participants dressed in early 1900s-era clothing during the NAACP’s Silent March on Washington, DC, August 26, 1989. AFSCME was among the many organizations which supported the march, a protest of Supreme Court decisions that had been made that year. The event was modeled after the NAACP’s 1917 silent march in New York City.

(12363) Silent March on Washington, DC, 1989
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1989-08-26
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12363