The March R3 of 3 (March on Washington. Civil rights march)
Martin Luther King on podium in front of microphones makes speech re emancipation of slaves - civil rights
04:19:54 - “ I have a Dream .....” Good sound. Rapturous applause and singing - Good shots audience of protesters, blacks and whites, high angle LS crowd with Washington monument in bg. LS Martin Luther King speaking. Crowd rises up and cheers then sings gospel song, swinging.
Leaving, picking up chairs. Masses of litter flying. Bathing feet in water. “We shall Overcome’ by solo singer on soundtrack. High angle shot people forming large circle by pond.
04:26:25 Bank of Television cameras and press. A. Philip Randolph (head of train porters union) interviewed by press “ I think history was written today”.
Night, demonstrators sleeping on bus.
A Philip Randolph (head of train porters union) speaking. Night shots buses going home - interiors blacks sleeping.
Aug63; 1963; Equality; Blacks; Ethnic; Demonstrators; Negroes;
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