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Look back: March on Washington

Published On: Aug 26 2013 12:34:56 PM EDT

This year marks the documenting that extraordinary day.

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Leonard Freed Estate

Aug. 28, 1963, was one of the most important days for the civil rights movement. Over 200,000 people gathered on the National Mall in Washington to hear Martin Luther King Jr. deliver his famous "I Have a Dream" speech from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. Magnum photographer Leonard Freed (1929-2006) was there documenting that historic day.

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