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Primary Sources for Teaching the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, August 26, 2013 - 1:30am

Over the weekend thousands of people gathered on the national mall to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the march on Washington. To young students, that now famous moment of civil rights history where Dr. Martin...

Women Walking, The March on Washington 1963 - THE MARCH. Courtesy  of NARA/Smoking Dogs Films

Get a Preview of The March Documentary on PBS Learning Media

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, August 27, 2013 - 1:30am

The one hour documentary The March, narrated by actor Denzel Washington airs on GPB tonight at 9 p.m. You can preview clips from the documentary in your classroom. Seven clips are being made available on PBS Learning...

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