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Volunteers unfold a section of the NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt on the National Mall (June 27, 2012, in Washington, DC). This year marks the 25th anniversary of the quilt's creation.


A panel from the AIDS Memorial Quilt honoring acclaimed journalist Max Robinson, on display on the National Mall (July 1, 2012, in Washington, DC). Robinson had been the co-anchor of "ABC News World News Tonight" and, according to Wikipedia, was, "the first African American broadcast news anchor in the United States and one of the first television journalists to die of AIDS." He passed away in 1988.


Joan Juster, Reader Coordinator of the NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt, reads from a list of names of some of the more than 94,000 people who have died of AIDS that are represented in the quilt's 48,000 panels (July 1, 2012, in Washington, DC).



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