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Button from March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963Button from March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963

One of the first artifacts of the civil rights movement collected by the Smithsonian, this button was brought in by an employee who participated in the march.

See also: African American History, Buttons, Civil Rights Movement, Political Protest

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