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A look back at the 1968 Democratic Convention.  Here is a report from 1984 about the 1968 Convention with Linda Ellerbee and John Hart featured in the piece. #SeeYouInPhilly

A look back at the 1968 Democratic Convention. Here is a report from 1984 about the 1968 Convention with Linda Ellerbee and John Hart featured in the piece. #SeeYouInPhilly

Kennedy family at the commissioning of the aircraft carrier, John. F. Kennedy, in 1967.

Kennedy family at the commissioning of the aircraft carrier, John. F. Kennedy, in 1967.

Kent State – The Day America Killed Its Young – May 4, 1970 –   . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player - NBC Nightly News - May 4, 1970 - Gordon Skene Sound Collection Many have said the events outside the 1968 Democratic Convention in Chicago started the shift in national opinion of the War in Vietnam. The events at Kent... #allisonkrause #associatedpress #barackobama

Kent State – The Day America Killed Its Young – May 4, 1970 – . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player - NBC Nightly News - May 4, 1970 - Gordon Skene Sound Collection Many have said the events outside the 1968 Democratic Convention in Chicago started the shift in national opinion of the War in Vietnam. The events at Kent... #allisonkrause #associatedpress #barackobama

Dnc Convention | Walter Cronkite at the 1968 Democratic convention in Chicago, reporting that Chicago had become a "police state" outside the building

Dnc Convention | Walter Cronkite at the 1968 Democratic convention in Chicago, reporting that Chicago had become a "police state" outside the building

1968 Democratic Convention | History | Smithsonian

1968 Democratic Convention

1968 Democratic Convention | History | Smithsonian

I'm betting the next episode of Mad Men will have the 1968 Democratic Convention as a subplot. Caption under this pic, "Inside the convention hall, delegates battled over the Vietnam War and the power of the party establishment. Outside, Chicago police prepared for a parallel battle with antiwar protesters who flooded the city."

1968 Democratic Convention

I'm betting the next episode of Mad Men will have the 1968 Democratic Convention as a subplot. Caption under this pic, "Inside the convention hall, delegates battled over the Vietnam War and the power of the party establishment. Outside, Chicago police prepared for a parallel battle with antiwar protesters who flooded the city."

1968 Democratic Convention | History | Smithsonian

1968 Democratic Convention

1968 Democratic Convention | History | Smithsonian

Lee Balterman - Protestors at the 1968 democratic convention in Chicago - In Memoriam: Photographers Who Died in 2012 - LightBox

In Memoriam: Photographers Who Died in 2012

Lee Balterman - Protestors at the 1968 democratic convention in Chicago - In Memoriam: Photographers Who Died in 2012 - LightBox