Women of The March on Washington

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  • Pauli Murray
  • Mahalia Jackson
  • Marian Anderson
  • Nancy Pelosi
  • Sybrina Fulton
  • Women Played a Crucial Role in the March on Washington
  • Myrlie Evers-Willams
  • Anna Arnold Hedgeman
  • Dorothy Height
  • Daisy Bates
  • Diane Nash
  • Bernice King
  • Rosa Parks

Marian Anderson

Marian Anderson was the first African-American to perform with the Metropolitan Opera in New York.  She sang at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom in 1963. (Photo: Erich Auerbach/Getty Images)

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