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  1. Sandra Walker Howell was not even 21 in 1960 when she was arrested in her hometown of Petersburg, Virginia. She was at a sit-in, the nation's first in a public library, according to the Petersburg paper The Progress-Index
  2. Clockwise from bottom left: Sandra Walker Howell, Shirley France, Phillis Walls Cooke, and Dollie Huggins.
  3. A few years later Sandra was a college grad with a family, living closer to the capitol in Arlington, VA. She rode a bus into D.C. in 1963 to hear Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King's I Had a Dream speech. 

    This morning on a train into the city, I met her and her friends on our way to the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. 
  4. Beautiful and cool morning to celebrate the 50th anniversary on the March on Washington.
    Beautiful and cool morning to celebrate the 50th anniversary on the March on Washington.
  5. We chatted about losing freedom one step at a time, and the importance of knowing history in order to keep it from repeating.
  6. Marching on. #marchonwashington50  #march4dc #dream4justice
    Marching on. #marchonwashington50 #march4dc #dream4justice
  7. Locals and travelers came to DC to advocate for their rights, and in solidarity for the rights of others. 
  8. Rail workers from Chicago take photos at the Washington Monument before the March.
    Rail workers from Chicago take photos at the Washington Monument before the March.
  9. And of course to record the celebration of this historic day, and share the story of its beginnings. 
  10. Jonas from @dream4justice films the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for a documentary.
    Jonas from @dream4justice films the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for a documentary.
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