Curator's Corner: Vietnam War Activism


Te central image on the Pittsburgh Press front page for April 18, 1972, shows a banner with the words “Stop the War” hanging over the edge of a balcony in Tree Rivers Stadium as the United States fag is raised on Pirates’ opening day. Other headlines demonstrate the tensions and concerns of the American public, from the ongoing war in Vietnam and the Apollo 16 mission to local fghts over school busing.

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