The March on Washington from the AmericanGirl® Series by Bonnie Bader
America’s past is filled with moments of courage, adventure, tragedy, and hope. Discover the real stories of the people and events that shaped American history.
In 1963, people from all over the country came together calling for equal rights for African Americans. The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom was a peaceful protest and the setting for Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I have a Dream” speech. Learn about the inspiring people and incredible acts of courage that led to this historic moment.
Plus, American Girl Melody shares her own experiences growing up during the civil rights movement and dealing with discrimination. 118 pages
Paperback published in 2019