Memories of the March

Premiered Summer 2013

Memories of The March is an online collection of local stories and memories about the March on Washington, highlighting first-person accounts from across the country.

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Episodes 1

Video thumbnail: Memories of the March A Conversation with Ambassador Andrew Young

Memories of the March

A Conversation with Ambassador Andrew Young

Ambassador Andrew Young remembers the 1963 March on Washington.

56:46

A Conversation with Ambassador Andrew Young

56:46

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Video thumbnail: Memories of the March Delores Morgan Brule Remembers the March

Memories of the March

Delores Morgan Brule Remembers the March

Delores Morgan Brule had seen blacks and whites together before, but never like this.

2:44

Delores Morgan Brule Remembers the March

2:44

Video thumbnail: Memories of the March Dorothy Dewberry Aldridge Hears Dr. King in Detroit and D.C.

Memories of the March

Dorothy Dewberry Aldridge Hears Dr. King in Detroit and D.C.

Dorothy Aldridge talks about Dr. King giving his “I Have a Dream” speech in Detroit first

3:08

Dorothy Dewberry Aldridge Hears Dr. King in Detroit and D.C.

3:08

Video thumbnail: Memories of the March Edith Lee-Payne Discovers She’s the Girl in a Famous Photo

Memories of the March

Edith Lee-Payne Discovers She’s the Girl in a Famous Photo

A photo of Detroiter Edith Lee-Payne at the March on Washington famously depicts the event

3:03

Edith Lee-Payne Discovers She’s the Girl in a Famous Photo

3:03

Video thumbnail: Memories of the March Walt Shepperd Remembers the March

Memories of the March

Walt Shepperd Remembers the March

Walt Shepperd recalls the comradeship and bi-racial approach to the March on Washington.

2:09

Walt Shepperd Remembers the March

2:09

Video thumbnail: Memories of the March Dale Tussing Remembers the March

Memories of the March

Dale Tussing Remembers the March

Dale Tussing, Emeritus Professor at Syracuse University, remembers a fantastic atmosphere.

2:09

Dale Tussing Remembers the March

2:09

Video thumbnail: Memories of the March A Daughter Left at Home Marches On

Memories of the March

A Daughter Left at Home Marches On

The daughter of a NC speaker at the March honors her father's civil rights legacy.

2:59

A Daughter Left at Home Marches On

2:59

Video thumbnail: Memories of the March A Defining Moment for Pittsburgh Activist Sala Udin

Memories of the March

A Defining Moment for Pittsburgh Activist Sala Udin

Dr. King’s speech inspired a young Sala Udin to devote his life working for civil rights.

3:01

A Defining Moment for Pittsburgh Activist Sala Udin

3:01

Video thumbnail: Memories of the March Building the Beloved Community through Song

Memories of the March

Building the Beloved Community through Song

Candie Carawan shares her knowledge and memories of the evolution of freedom songs.

Building the Beloved Community through Song

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