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Leaders of the March On Washington

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This photograph, part of the John F. Kennedy
 Presidential Library, taken on August 28, 1963 shows President John F. Kennedy

as he meets with the Leaders of the March On Washington, left to right, Secretary of Labor Willard Wirtz, Mathew Ahmann, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., John Lewis, Rabbi Joachim Prinz, Rev. Eugene Carson Blake, A. Philip Randolph, President Kennedy, Vice President Johnson, Walter Ruether, Whitney Young, Floyd McKissick. White House, Oval Office. This image is one of the more than 1,500 images that the National Archives has released in their “Access to a Legacy” project, which is an online digital archive of high interest material from President John F. Kennedy’s official and personal records. The collection consist of photographs, audio recordings, speech drafts, films and other material. UPI/Cecil Stoughton/White House/John F. Kennedy Library