President Lyndon Johnson conferred with civil rights leaders during a 1964 meeting at the White House. Attending were, from left, Roy Wilkins of the NAACP, James Farmer of the Congress of Racial Equality, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and Whitney Young of the National Urban League.
President Lyndon Johnson conferred with civil rights leaders during a 1964 meeting at the White House. Attending were, from left, Roy Wilkins of the NAACP, James Farmer of the Congress of Racial Equality, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and Whitney Young of the National Urban League.
President Lyndon Johnson conferred with civil rights leaders during a 1964 meeting at the White House. Attending were, from left, Roy Wilkins of the NAACP, James Farmer of the Congress of Racial Equality, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and Whitney Young of the National Urban League.

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