National Guard jeeps

Charles Roland1968/1968

Chicago History Museum

Chicago History Museum
Chicago, Illinois, United States

In an age of civil unrest, the National Guard came prepared, outfitting these jeeps with barbed wire cages for crowd control. Such intimidating vehicles spread anger, fear, and resentment among the assembled crowds and observers.


  • Title: National Guard jeeps
  • Creator: Charles Roland
  • Date: 1968/1968
  • Location: Chicago
  • Medium: color slides
  • Credit: Chicago History Museum, ICHi-62716; Dr. Charles Roland, photographer
  • Creator role: photographer

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