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Memories of the March

Building the Beloved Community through Song

Candie Carawan, wife of civil rights movement song leader and folk musician Guy Carawan, shares her knowledge and memories of freedom songs, which have evolved from gospel spirituals to labor movement songs to civil rights anthems. Candie and Guy met at the Highlander Folk School in New Market, Tenn., in 1960, and embarked on a life dedicated to social justice fueled by a love of music.

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Memories of the March

Walt Shepperd Remembers the March

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

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Dale Tussing Remembers the March

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

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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.

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Col. Nathan Thomas Marches On

Col. Nathan Thomas rode a bus for four days to attend the March on Washington.

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