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Underground press publications

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Here are entered works about publications issued legally (and usually serially) and produced by radical, anti-establishment, counter-culture groups. Works about publications issued clandestinely and contrary to government regulation are entered under Underground literature.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Democratic National Convention Records

Identifier: spe-dnc
Abstract The 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago determined that Hubert Humphrey would be the Democratic candidate for president. Throughout the Convention, anti-war protestors demonstrated around Chicago and experienced police violence and arrests. The majority of this collection details the events and messages of the Convention itself through the officially produced material that was distributed to delegates and press. The protests surrounding the convention and the ensuing police...
Dates: 1965 - 1968; Majority of material found within 1968

Barbara Kuck Alternative Press Collection

Identifier: spe-a00160

The archive of Chicago’s Nicholas Senn High School student Barbara Kuck contains 78 alternative publications from 1968 and 1971, including 22 issues, drafts and notes related to The Paper which she edited and published.

Dates: 1963 - 1971