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  • Collection ID 1980.0117
  • Creator Names Seed Publishing Company (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Title Chicago Seed (newspaper) photograph collection [graphic].
  • Dates [ca. 1960-1972]
  • Physical description
    • 5 boxes of photographic prints : b&w.
    • 144 negatives : b&w ; 35 mm.
  • Collection summary Includes photoprints from the alternative newspaper Chicago Seed. Some photoprints relate to the 1968 Democratic Convention demonstrations in Chicago, the civil rights movement, and other national social and political issues. Negatives show a construction project, an earth-moving project, and an unidentified event with a crowd, possibly in a park. A contact sheet, stored with the negatives, shows the earth-moving project.
  • Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Some photoprints copyrighted.
  • Finding Aids Note Container list available online.
  • Location of Other Archival Materials Note Related materials at Chicago History Museum, Research Center include the Chicago Seed (newspaper) records and issues of the newspaper.
  • Acquisition information Gift of Chicago Seed, 1979 (1980.0117).
  • Names
    • Seed Publishing Company (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Democratic National Convention (1968 : Chicago, Ill.)
  • Uniform Title Chicago seed
  • Subjects
    • African Americans Illinois Chicago 1960-1979.
    • Civil rights Illinois Chicago 1960-1979. lctgm
    • Newspapers Illinois Chicago 1960-1979. lctgm
    • Underground press Illinois Chicago 1960-1979.
    • Political conventions Illinois Chicago 1960-1969. lctgm
    • Radicalism
    • Vietnam War, 1961-1975 Protest movements
  • Geographic coverage
    • Chicago (Ill.) Politics and government 1960-1979.
    • United States Politics and government 1960-1979.
  • Genre
    • Group portraits. gmgpc
    • Periodical illustrations. gmgpc
    • Portrait photographs. gmgpc
    • Gelatin silver prints. gmgpc
  • Uniform title Chicago seed.
  • Geographic name United States Illinois Cook County Chicago.
  • Finding aid URL Finding aid available online http://chsmedia.org/media/fa/fa/1980/117.htm