• I WAS THERE: Marian Shaw

    Shaw, Marian, Alter, Peter

    Ms. Shaw was widely involved in civil rights and social issues throughout her life. She described how, as a reporter for the Roosevelt University newspaper, she witnessed the rioting in Grant Park, in…

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  • Mary Travers with Julian Bond during the 1968 Democratic National Convention

    Bullock, Peter (photographer)

    Mary Travers (from the musical group Peter, Paul, and Mary) with Julian Bond during the 1968 Democratic National Convention, Chicago, Illinois, August 1968.

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  • I WAS THERE: John Fitzgerald

    Fitzgerald, John, Bivins, Joy

    John Fitzgerald was a lifelong resident of the Rogers Park community area. He described a typical middle class upbringing in a household that was not political. Mr. Fitzgerald recounts extensive invol…

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