1968 Democratic Convention
it best seen as a symbol of the conflicts of values that characterized the late sixties? These are some of the questions that surround one of the most unusual courtroom spectacles in American history, the 1969-70 trial of seven radicals accused of conspiring to incite a riot at the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago.
1968 Democratic Convention In Chicago: Police, Protesters Face Off (PHOTOS)
Image detail for -FILE - In this Aug. 28, 1968 file photo, Mayor Richard J. Daley pumps his fist as he speaks from the floor of the Democratic National Convention in Chicago. In the years since 1968, a second Mayor Daley has come and gone. Former Mayor Richard M. Daley, who took over the city 10 years after his father died and then retired last year after 22 years in office, is largely credited for helping to lead the...
Dnc Convention | Walter Cronkite at the 1968 Democratic convention in Chicago
Protestors at the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago.
This two-sided flyer is a concise and practical guide, encouraging individuals to show opposition to the Vietnam War outside the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago. It includes a map of the demonstration location, plus information about the convention schedule and alternative demonstration locations. National Mobilization [Committee to End the War in Vietnam], "Demonstrate to show our opposition to the Vietnam War, 1968," in Special Collections & Archives, Item #55