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.
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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.

Comments from Atlantan Pyper Hayes on the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.

Elaine Simmons-West (right) of New York visited the MLK Jr. Historic Site with her daughter.
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Comments from Elaine Simmons-West who visited the MLK Jr. Historic Site on the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.

 

  

 

  

Carolyn Brandon (right), a Pennsylvania resident, visited the MLK Jr. Historic Site with her three sisters.
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Carolyn Brandon of Pennsylvania comments on why she decided to visit the MLK Jr. Historic Site on the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.