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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.


Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: DestructionRiotsAfrican American History

Sub Era: The Civil Rights Movement

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