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United Press International Chicago

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09740.026 Author/Creator: United Press International Place Written: Chicago, Illinois Type: Photograph Date: 7 April 1968 Pagination: 1 telephoto ; 20.5 x 25.4 cm.

Summary of Content: One telephoto entitled, "Chicago" dated April 7, 1968 taken by United Press International. Image is an aerial view of a destroyed area in Chicago, Illinois. Also seen are National Guard trucks. Wire transfer information states the trucks were in the business area and destruction had occurred over two nights.

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Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: DestructionRiotsAfrican American History

Sub Era: The Civil Rights Movement

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