Media members, Civic Center Plaza


Chicago History Museum

Chicago History Museum
Chicago, Illinois, United States

Reporters played an important role in Chicago during 1968. Here they observed the April 27 Civic Center anti-Vietnam War rally. About 6,000 media members came to the city during convention week in August. Police claimed journalists falsely described them as thugs.


  • Title: Media members, Civic Center Plaza
  • Date: 1968/1968
  • Location: Chicago
  • Medium: photographic prints
  • Credit: Chicago History Museum, ICHi-68966

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