Image ID
ICHi-062884
Headline
National Guardsmen with two African American boys during the 1968 Chicago riots
Date Depicted
April 1968
Date Created
April 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-62884; Declan Haun, photographer
Inventory Number
2002.98
Storage Location
Declan Haun collection of visual materials, SV.B13.F39.s68.284
Acquisition Source
Gift of the estate of Declan Haun
Max Pixels - Height
5779
Max Pixels - Width
3917
KEYWORDS
1968
Chicago (Ill.)
African Americans
people
color
20%
armed forces
National Guard
riots
boys
Race riots, 1968
West Side Riots, Chicago, Ill., 1968
Chicago Riots, April 1968
2002.98
Haun, Declan, 1937-1994
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ICHi-62884
national guardsmen with two african american boys during the 1968 chicago riots

Armed National Guardsman standing in front of two African American boys around the time of the riots that broke out in South and West Side neighborhoods following news of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination, Chicago, Illinois, April 1968.

Armed National Guardsman standing in front of two African American boys around the time of the riots that broke out in South and West Side neighborhoods following news of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination, Chicago, Illinois, April 1968.