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WJLA, August 28, 2013

March on Washington 1963 photos

It was 50 years ago Wednesday that hundreds of thousands of marchers flooded Washington, D.C. to protests for civil rights, jobs and equality. It was a stunning sight that endures half a century later.

Leaders of the March on Washington stand with Sen. Everett Dirksen, R-Ill., center right, during a visit to the Capitol on Aug. 28, 1963.

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