Gallery view

1970 Feb. 19

Albertson, Jeff

Protests the day after the Chicago Seven conviction on the Boston Common

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs depicting the protests on the Boston Common following the 1970 conviction of five of the Chicago Seven.

Jeff Albertson Photograph Collection

1933 June 22

Blackington, Alton H.

Govs. Alfred E. Smith and Joseph Buell Ely (r. to l.) in front of the Massachusetts State House

Boston (Mass.) - Image taken during Smith's visit to Boston and Cambridge to receive an honorary degree from Harvard.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1970 Nov. 21

Albertson, Jeff

Grateful Dead at Sargent Gym, Boston University: Jerry Garcia, Bill Kreutzmann, Phil Lesh, and Bob Weir

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs depicting the Grateful Dead at Boston University's Sargent Gym. Opening for the Dead was a vaudeville chimpanzee act and the New Riders of the Purple Sage.

Jeff Albertson Photograph Collection

1968 Apr.

Benedek, Tom

View of a mannequin and reflections in store window at night

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "Muhamed Quabbin Kenmore Sq."

Tom Benedek Collection

1970 Apr. 15

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Protesters arguing Moratorium to End the War in Vietnam protest on Boston Common

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "April 15 Moratorium (a few goodies); Abbie Hoffman double exposed." Photos of massive antiwar protests on Boston Common sponsored by the Massachusetts Moratorium Committee and the Student Mobilization Committee.

Peter Simon Collection

1967 Sept. 20

Simon, Peter, 1947-

UFOWC grape pickers strike at Stop and Shop: BU News reporter Paul Trowbridge approaching a protestor

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled, "grape pickers at Stop and Shop." Taken at a protest organized by members of the United Farm Workers Organizing Committee and Harvard student Alan Moonves.

Peter Simon Collection

1972 Aug. 16

Albertson, Jeff

Dr. John at Summerthing's Sunset Series: Dr. John playing guitar

Boston (Mass.) - From a series photographs depicting Dr. John performing as Dr. John, the Night Tripper at the summer music festival Summerthing's Sunset Series.

Jeff Albertson Photograph Collection

1968 Apr. 25

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Administration representatives (?) at the Umoja (Black student organization) occupation of the administration building, Boston University

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of images labeled "Umoja taveoker of administration building." Umoja, the Black Student Union at Boston University, occupied the administration building for twelve hours before winning concessions on nine demands from President Armand Christ-Janer including appointing a Martin Luther King Chair of Social Ethics; establishing an Afro-American Affairs Coordi... more

Peter Simon Collection