50th Anniversary: March on Washington
4:09 pm
Wed August 28, 2013

March on Washington Anniversary Reflections at MLK Center

Pyper Hayes of Atlanta remembered the struggle of her parents and grandparents while visiting the resting place of Martin Luther King, Jr., and his wife, Coretta Scott King.
Pyper Hayes of Atlanta remembered the struggle of her parents and grandparents while visiting the resting place of Martin Luther King, Jr., and his wife, Coretta Scott King.
Credit Lisa George / WABE News

As the nation marks the fiftieth anniversary of the March on Washington, visitors to the Martin Luther King, Jr., Center here in Atlanta reflected on the event.

Elaine Simmons-West (right) of New York visited the MLK Jr. Historic Site with her daughter.
Elaine Simmons-West (right) of New York visited the MLK Jr. Historic Site with her daughter.
Credit Lisa George / WABE News

 

 

  

 

  

Carolyn Brandon (right), a Pennsylvania resident, visited the MLK Jr. Historic Site with her three sisters.
Carolyn Brandon (right), a Pennsylvania resident, visited the MLK Jr. Historic Site with her three sisters.
Credit Lisa George / WABE News