1963 March on Washington Ephemera

Description

Digital images of the 1963 March on Washington, commemorative button, posters from the march, and letter of original donation to the Williams College Multicultural Center (1993). Donor, Professor Samuel Edgerton, attended the March on Washington as a student. Currently, the posters, button, and letter are in the process of donation to the Smithsonian African American History and Culture Museum (May 2013).

Collector(s)

  • Samuel Edgerton Williams College Amos Lawrence Professor of Art, Emeritus.

Items in the 1963 March on Washington Ephemera Collection

Pamphlet describing march's agenda and activities.

Button worn at 1963 March on Washington.

Poster used in 1963 March on Washington.

Poster used in 1963 March on Washington .

Poster used in the 1963 March on Washington.