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[Source Description: December 1963: Photograph, Marchers gather in front of the Franklin Street post office. Photograph Copyright Jim Wallace. Reproduced with permission from the photographer.]

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Members of several civil rights organizations staged this holiday march, carrying letters addressed to political leaders to urge anti-discrimination legislation. They requested that fellow Chapel Hill citizens follow suit to "Send Freedom Letters for Christmas."