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Images of black history in L.A.

This photo by Harry Adams shows the Rev. Martin Luther King, center, and other dignitaries -- including Ralph Abernathy, Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Sammy Davis Jr. and Marlon Brando -- during his 1963 visit to Los Angeles for a civil rights rally.

Cal State Northridge Institute for Arts & Media