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Title
March Against Racism
Date Created and/or Issued
1974-12-14T08:00:00Z
Publication Information
Chapman University Digital Commons
Contributing Institution
Chapman University, Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives
Collection
UPI - The African American Experience 1930-1980
Rights Information
copyrighted
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Description
Boston: Doctor Ralph Abernathy (2nd from left) head of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference; comedian Dick Gregory (C) and State Sen. William Owens (R), lead several thousand marchers in a march in against racism, 12/24. There was one skirmish between demonstrators and police when the marchers tried to break through a police barracade on Boston's Boylston St. which had been part of the parade route prior to march.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Identifier
http://digitalcommons.chapman.edu/upi_african_american/70
Subject
African Americans
History
United States
Prejudice
Desegregation
Civil rights movement
Black Panthers
African American Studies
United States History
Source
UPI - The African American Experience 1930-1980

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