Image ID
ICHi-062720
Headline
Family hollding American flag as RFK funeral train passes
Date Depicted
June 8, 1968
Creator
Haun, Declan, 1937-1994
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
color slides
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2014, all rights reserved.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-62720; Declan Haun, photographer
Inventory Number
2002.98
Storage Location
Declan Haun collection of visual materials, SV.B13.F31
Max Pixels - Height
4908
Max Pixels - Width
7224
KEYWORDS
1968
color
20%
Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968
funeral processions
funerals
Kennedy, Bobby
RFK
flags
patriotism
political assassinations
2002.98
Haun, Declan, 1937-1994
family hollding american flag as rfk funeral train passes

Standing with her family, a woman holds up an American flag as Senator Robert F. Kennedy's funeral train passes by on its way from New York to Washington, District of Columbia, June 8, 1968. Senator Kennedy was assassinated on June 5, 1968 in Los Angeles, California.

Standing with her family, a woman holds up an American flag as Senator Robert F. Kennedy's funeral train passes by on its way from New York to Washington, District of Columbia, June 8, 1968. Senator Kennedy was assassinated on June 5, 1968 in Los Angeles, California.