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The march was organized by W. E. B. Du Bois
, the NAACP, second vice president of the NAACP
's James Weldon Johnson
, and Rev. Hutchens Chew Bishop, rector of St. Philip's Episcopal Church
and realtor John E. Nail in
Harlem, on July 28, 1917.