The 1968 Exhibit: Images

For immediate release

Release dated: 
October 2, 2017
Media contacts: 

Jessica Kohen, Minnesota Historical Society 651-259-3148,
Lauren Peck, Minnesota Historical Society 651-259-3137,

The 1968 Exhibit: Images

These images may be used for editorial purposes in magazines, newspapers and online to promote “The 1968 Exhibit,” Dec. 23, 2017-Jan. 21, 2019, at the Minnesota History Center. Credit information is listed.

Image of soldiers in Viet Nam during Tet Offensive

Battle of Hamo Village during the Tet Offensive. U.S. Marines and troops from the Army of the Republic of Vietnam defend a position against enemy attack. January 1968

National Archives and Records Administration

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Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. speaking against the war in Vietnam at the St. Paul campus of the University of Minnesota. April 1967

Minnesota Historical Society

Get Out of Viet Nam button

“Get Out of Viet Nam” button

Minnesota Historical Society

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George Wallace license plate

“Restore States Rights Wallace "68"" license plate

Minnesota Historical Society

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Suede vest with fringe work by Jimi Hendrix

Suede vest worn by Jimi Hendrix


James “Al” Hendrix Collection / Experience Hendrix, L.L.C.

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“Yellow Submarine” lunch box

“Yellow Submarine” lunch box


Donald Rooney

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"Earthrise" view from Apollo 8

“Earthrise,” view from Apollo 8, Dec. 29, 1968

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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