Image ID
ICHi-062718
Headline
Young children holding Goodbye Bobby sign for the Robert Kennedy funeral train
Date Depicted
June 8, 1968
Creator
Haun, Declan, 1937-1994
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
color transparencies
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2014, all rights reserved.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-62718; Declan Haun, photographer
Inventory Number
2002.98
Storage Location
Declan Haun collection of visual materials, SV.B13.F31
Acquisition Source
Gift of the estate of Declan Haun
Max Pixels - Height
4768
Max Pixels - Width
7200
KEYWORDS
1968
transportation
railroads
color
20%
Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968
funeral processions
funerals
Kennedy, Bobby
flags
political assassinations
train tracks
2002.98
Haun, Declan, 1937-1994
i062718
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ICHi-62718
young children holding goodbye bobby sign for the robert kennedy funeral train

A group of young children hold up an American flag and signs reading Goodbye Bobby next to the train tracks as the Robert F. Kennedy funeral train travels from New York to Washington, District of Columbia, June 8, 1968. Senator Kennedy was assassinated on June 5, 1968 in Los Angeles, California.

A group of young children hold up an American flag and signs reading Goodbye Bobby next to the train tracks as the Robert F. Kennedy funeral train travels from New York to Washington, District of Columbia, June 8, 1968. Senator Kennedy was assassinated on June 5, 1968 in Los Angeles, California.