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The 1960s Images

Passing the Torch to a New Generation

President John Kennedy and Dwight Eisenhower, 1961

Youthful First Family

President John Kennedy, Jacqueline, John, and Caroline


The glamour of the Kennedy presidency

Transfer of Power

Lyndon Johnson being sworn in as president after the assassination of John Kennedy

Politics, Texas-Style

Lyndon Johnson applying a little political pressure

Johnson’s War on Poverty

President Lyndon Johnson visiting Kentucky in 1964

Mario Savio

Mario Savio, leader of UC Berkeley’s Free Speech Movement, addresses student protestors from the top of a police car on 1 October 1964

Columbia 1968

Students at Columbia University occupy one of the campus buildings for a week during April 1968

Days of Rage

Weathermen-sponsored protest in Chicago during October 1969

Weatherman Turned Educator

Bernardine Dohrn, as a member of the Weathermen and a professor of law at Northwestern University

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