March on Washington

Met Council on Housing delegation to the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom (1963).

Description: Met Council on Housing delegation to the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, which filled two railway cars. Founders Bill Stanley and Jane Benedict are pictured to the left and right of the unidentified woman in the center of the picture.

Date: [Aug 28] 1963

Creator: Unknown

Original Format: Black and White photograph, 8 x 10 inches

Citation: Metropolitan Council on Housing, digital ID = mch_000153d


Protesters at a Rent Guidelines Board hearing (1984). Bess Stevenson with a megaphone (undated). 
Yorkville Save Our Homes publication (ca. 1963).  Tenants demonstrate in front of Edward Koch's campaign headquaters (1985). 

No Decontrol postcard to council members (1992).

Met Council on Housing volunteers provide information to tenants (undated). 
Met Council on Housing delegation to the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom (1963).

Met Council on Housing members pose with a "Stop All Evictions" banner (1989). 

 
 

 

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