Remembering the march

September 1996
Jet;9/23/96, Vol. 90 Issue 19, p20
Reports that the 33rd anniversary of the August 28, 1963 March on Washington was commemorated with a march to the United Center in Chicago during the 1996 Democratic National Convention. Those in attendance; Details of the original march.


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