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Nixon In Washington

US President Richard Nixon (1913 - 1994) discusses the plans to rebuild the 7th Street ghetto area of Washington, DC with George W. Romney (1907 - 1995, left), Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, and Walter Washington (1915 - 2003, right, pointing at map), the Mayor of the District of Columbia, 3rd February 1969. They are planning a 'vest pocket park' or mini-park in the area, which was badly damaged by rioting following the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. in 1968. (Photo by Consolidated News Pictures/Getty Images)
Nixon In Washington
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