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Chicago mayor-elect Harold Washington appears before a crowd of supporters after being elected mayor of Chicago on Wednesday, April 13, 1983 in Chicago. Washington's fiancé, Mary Smith is at left.
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Chicago mayor-elect Harold Washington appears before a crowd of supporters after being elected mayor of Chicago on Wednesday, April 13, 1983 in Chicago. Washington's fiancé, Mary Smith is at left.

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Remembering The Legacy Of Harold Washington

The legacy of Harold Washington will be honored with a summit on Monday at the main branch of the Chicago Public Library. Morning Shift spoke with two participants in that summit and we sifted through our archives to bring you some archival broadcasts and remembrances of the Chicago's first African-American mayor.

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