Some countercultural activists created Yippie, the Youth International Party. The Yippies organized the Festival of Life in Lincoln Park where young people could sleep overnight. They also planned to protest "the convention of death," the Democratic National Convention on the city's South Side.


  • Title: Festival of Life poster
  • Date: 1968/1968
  • Location: Chicago
  • Medium: broadside (notices)
  • Credit: Chicago History Museum, ICHi-06437

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