March on Washington: What They Wore

James Baldwin and Lena Horne were some of the flyest among march-goers.

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Flowy Dresses

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Women at the March on Washington wore their finest threads.

Side Sweeps and Bump-Unders

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March on Washington attendees gathered with their hair laid.

Sharp Suits

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These notable civil rights leaders -- among them, from left, the National Urban League's Whitney Young, the NAACP's Roy Wilkins, March on Washington organizer A. Philip Randolph, labor leader Walter Reuther and march planner Arnold Aronson -- were spruced in three-piece ensembles.

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