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Were You There? Remembering the 1963 March on Washington
User Contributed Published February 4, 2013
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Event date and time: February 23, 2013, 1:30 PM

Cost: Free

Phone: 202-431-4099

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Event Details: A cross-generational commemoration featuring keynote speaker Paul Delaney, moderator Rev. Edward A. Hailes, Jr., stories from Courtland Cox and other people who attended the March, a student chorus from Friendship Public Charter School, Chamberlain campus, singing civil rights songs, and student winners of the “I Have a Dream” speech contest. Families welcome, best for ages 12 and up. Sponsored by Capitol Hill Village and the Overbeck Capitol Hill History Project.

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