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David Douglas Duncan

U.S. Political Conventions

Democratic National Convention, Chicago, August 24-29, 1968
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Three-quarter right profile headshot of a woman with tears in her eyes.

"All of the world's tears, from whatever source, lay shimmering in one pair of eyes." [A McCarthy supporter, in the 15th floor campaign headquarters in the Conrad Hilton Hotel, reacts to television coverage of the police riots occurring on Michigan Avenue just below her hotel room. Chicago, August 1968.] Self-Portrait: U.S.A., p. 206.