The University of Texas at Austin
[Promotional photos from the CBS News Special "1968"]
Identifier: di_05902
Title: [Promotional photos from the CBS News Special "1968"]
Description: Composite of promotional photographs for the CBS News Special "1968". The press release on back reads: "The CBS News Special, "1968," with CBS News Correspondent Harry Reasoner as anchor, to be presented on the CBS Television Network Friday, Aug. 25, (9:00-11:00 PM, ET), will focus on that year’s turbulent political scene. Highlighted are Richard M. Nixon delegates at the Miami Republican National Convention (top row, left); Sen. Robert F. Kennedy supporters (top row, right); Chicago Mayor Richard Daley (middle row, left), whose riot police (bottom, left) battled protesters and newsmen at the Democratic National Convention; Sen. Eugene McCarthy supporters (bottom right); and CBS News Correspondent Walter Cronkite (middle row, right), who reported the activities of both August conventions."
Country: United States
Date: 1978/08/04
Source: Cronkite (Walter) Papers
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 3Z301
Format: Photographic print
Size: 10 in X 8 in
Subject: Journalism