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Leon Dukes

Leon Dukes

Leon Dukes moved from Upstate New York to Virginia to attend college. While there, he experienced segregation for one of the first times in his life. Spurred into action, Leon became an activist. He attended the March on Washington at his father’s invitation and remembers the March as one of the last events he and his father shared together.
Clip Length 03:03 Premiere: 8/25/13

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Memories of the March

About Memories of the March

Memories of The March is an online collection of local stories and memories about the March on Washington, highlighting first-person accounts from across the country.

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