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Photos from the huge Women’s March in Boston

People arrived at the Boston Common for Boston Women's March for America.

Jonathan Wiggs /Globe Staff

People arrived at the Boston Common for Boston Women's March for America.

It is estimated that tens of thousands of protesters rallied on Boston Common Saturday as part of the Women’s March for America, a reaction to the new presidency of Donald Trump.

Here is a look at the scene on the ground:

Nicoletta Longo waved a boa on top of traffic light on the corner of Arlington and Boylston Streets.

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Nicoletta Longo waved a boa on top of traffic light on the corner of Arlington and Boylston Streets.

Alice Brown, who was dressed as a Mayflower-era ancestor, waved a flag on the steps of the Arlington Church.

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Alice Brown, who was dressed as a Mayflower-era ancestor, waved a flag on the steps of the Arlington Church.

A woman in a Uncle Sam costume grabbed a few pictures.

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A woman in a Uncle Sam costume grabbed a few pictures.

Thousands of people filled Boston Common for the Boston Women's March for America.

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Thousands of people filled Boston Common for the Boston Women's March for America.

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh addressed the crowd.

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Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh addressed the crowd.

Thousands of people filled Boston Common for the Boston Women's March for America on Saturday.

John Tlumacki/Globe Staff

Thousands of people filled Boston Common for the Boston Women's March for America on Saturday.

A woman listened to Senator Elizabeth Warren speak on Boston Common Saturday.

John Tlumacki/Globe Staff

A woman listened to Senator Elizabeth Warren speak on Boston Common Saturday.

One protester held this anti-Trump sign.

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One protester held this anti-Trump sign.

Demonstrators made their way down Beacon Street.

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Demonstrators made their way down Beacon Street.

Boston-01/21/2017 Thousands of people filled Boston Common for the Boston Women's March for America. Someone adorned the statue of William Ellery Channing with a pink knit hat and scarf. The staue is on Arlington Street at the Boston Public Garden. John Tlumacki/Globe Staff(metro)

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Someone adorned the statue of William Ellery Channing with a pink knit hat and scarf.

Protesters march across Boston Commons during the Boston Women's March for America on January 21, 2017. Led by women in pink "pussyhats," hundreds of thousands of people packed the streets of Washington and other cities Saturday in a massive outpouring of defiant opposition to America's hardline new president, Donald Trump. / AFP PHOTO / Ryan McBrideRYAN MCBRIDE/AFP/Getty Images

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Protesters moved through the streets of Boston with their signs.

Protesters march across Boston Commons during the Boston Women's March for America on January 21, 2017. Led by women in pink "pussyhats," hundreds of thousands of people packed the streets of Washington and other cities Saturday in a massive outpouring of defiant opposition to America's hardline new president, Donald Trump. / AFP PHOTO / Ryan McBrideRYAN MCBRIDE/AFP/Getty Images

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A marcher held her sign high.

Protesters march across Boston Commons during the Boston Women's March for America on January 21, 2017. Led by women in pink "pussyhats," hundreds of thousands of people packed the streets of Washington and other cities Saturday in a massive outpouring of defiant opposition to America's hardline new president, Donald Trump. / AFP PHOTO / Ryan McBrideRYAN MCBRIDE/AFP/Getty Images

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A woman held a “Go Steelers” sign during the protest.

Kids climbed trees to get a better view at the demonstration.

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Kids climbed trees to get a better view at the demonstration.

People arrived at Boston Common.

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People arrived at Boston Common.

The crowd.

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The crowd.

Women held signs on the Common.

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Women held signs on the Common.

Pink “cat hats” were a popular fashion choice at the rally.

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Pink “cat hats” were a popular fashion choice at the rally.

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Nancy Barker attended the rally.

Another marcher walked through Boston with a sign.

Jonathan Wiggs/Globe Staff

Another marcher walked through Boston with a sign.

Heather Ciras can be reached at heather.ciras@globe.com. Follow her on Twitter @heatherciras.
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