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Beatles giving a press conference at the George Washington Hotel in Jacksonville.
The band did not book rooms at the George Washington Hotel in protest of the hotel's segregation policy. Furthermore, they had refused to perform at the Gator Bowl until they were assured that the audience would not be segregated by race at the concert. L-R: Paul McCartney, George Harrison, John Lennon, and Ringo Starr.
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Barchard, Vern. Beatles giving a press conference at the George Washington Hotel in Jacksonville. 1964. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/269424>, accessed 26 October 2021.
Barchard, Vern. Beatles giving a press conference at the George Washington Hotel in Jacksonville. 1964. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/269424>.
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(State Archives of Florida/Barchard)