March On Washington for Jobs and Freedom, August 28, 1963: the 72-minute post-march MEETING OF CIVIL RIGHTS LEADERS WITH PRESIDENT KENNEDY at the White House.

FEATURE image: Civil Rights March on Washington, D.C. (Leaders of the march posing in front of the statue of Abraham Lincoln, Lincoln Memorial.) by Rowland Scherman (b. 1937), for the U.S. Information Agency. Press and Publications Service. Public Domain/U.S. National Archives and Records Administration. By John P. Walsh President John F. Kennedy watched the march—and … Continue reading March On Washington for Jobs and Freedom, August 28, 1963: the 72-minute post-march MEETING OF CIVIL RIGHTS LEADERS WITH PRESIDENT KENNEDY at the White House.