Civil Rights-March On Washington 1963

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Wednesday, August 28, 1963: this is a date made famous by Martin Luther King's March on Washington in which he delivered in worldwide famous "I Have a Dream" Speech. over 2000 buses, 21 trains, 10 chartered airliners and uncountable amounts of cars all converged to washington-plus all scheduled planes, buses and cars were totally filled.

The March began at the Washington Monument and finished at the Lincoln Memorial (Lincoln being the president who announced the…


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