Image ID
ICHi-062746
Headline
People standing next to train tracks for Robert F. Kennedy's funeral train
Date Depicted
June 8, 1968
Creator
Haun, Declan, 1937-1994
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
panoramic color slides
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2014, all rights reserved.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-62746; Declan Haun, photographer
Inventory Number
2002.98
Storage Location
Declan Haun collection of visual materials, SV.B13.F31.s68.236
Max Pixels - Height
3000
Max Pixels - Width
7517
KEYWORDS
1968
transportation
railroads
color
20%
Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968
funerals
funeral processions
Kennedy, Bobby
RFK
political assassinations
train tracks
trains
2002.98
Haun, Declan, 1937-1994
people standing next to train tracks for robert f kennedys funeral train

View of people standing next to train tracks to see Robert F. Kennedy's funeral train, taken from the train, as it travels from New York to Washignton, District of Columbia, June 8, 1968. A conductor is visible leaning out of a window. Senator Kennedy was assassinated on June 5, 1968 in Los Angeles, California.

View of people standing next to train tracks to see Robert F. Kennedy's funeral train, taken from the train, as it travels from New York to Washignton, District of Columbia, June 8, 1968. A conductor is visible leaning out of a window. Senator Kennedy was assassinated on June 5, 1968 in Los Angeles, California.