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Associated Press Burning Building

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09740.007 Author/Creator: Associated Press Place Written: Chicago, Illinois Type: Photograph Date: 5 April 1968 Pagination: 1 telephoto ; 20.5 x 25.5 cm.

Summary of Content: One telephoto entitled, "Burning Building," dated April 5, 1968 taken by Associated Press. Image consists of various buildings on fire. Wire transfer information states that fires took place throughout Chicago's West Side.

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Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: African American HistoryAfrican AmericansRiotsFirefighting

Sub Era: The Civil Rights Movement

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