• Collection ID 1987.0051
  • Creator Names Marillac House (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Title West Side riots (Chicago) photograph collection [graphic].
  • Dates 1968.
  • Physical description 24 photographic prints : col. ; 9 x 13 cm. (3 1/2 x 5 in.)
  • Access and usage restrictions Advance appointment required in order to consult color materials in cold storage.
  • Collection summary Riots on Chicago's West Side following the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., in April 1968. Photographed in the vicinity of Marillac House, a community center at 2822 West Jackson, by a staff member, Sister Julia.
  • Acquisition information Gift of Marillac House, 1972 (1987:0051).
  • Names
    • King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 Portraits.
    • Marillac House (Chicago, Ill.)
    • 2822 West Jackson (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Subjects
    • Riots Illinois Chicago. lctgm
    • Robberies Illinois Chicago. lctgm
    • Fires Illinois Chicago. lctgm
    • Civil disobedience Illinois Chicago. lctgm
    • African Americans Civil rights Illinois Chicago.
  • Geographic coverage
    • Chicago (Ill.) Riots, 1968 (April)
    • Chicago (Ill.) Race relations 20th century.
    • East Garfield Park (Chicago, Ill)
  • Genre
    • Snapshots. gmgpc
    • Dye coupler photographic prints. gmgpc
  • Geographic name United States Illinois Cook County Chicago.