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David Douglas Duncan

U.S. Political Conventions

Democratic National Convention, Chicago, August 24-29, 1968
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Night-time view looking across a street toward the facade of a building. In the foreground are protesters carrying candles., but the road behind them is lined with armed and helmeted guards.

Peaceful Vietnam protesters at Grant Park, in front of the Conrad Hilton Hotel, following police riots and the Democratic National Convention. Chicago, August 1968.