Tear gas in Lincoln Park, 1968

Each night, Chicago police cleared <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO100100501254900" title="Lincoln Park" href="/topic/us/illinois/cook-county/chicago/lincoln-park-PLGEO100100501254900.topic">Lincoln Park</a>, where demonstrators during the <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="EVHST000046" title="Democratic National Convention (1968)" href="/topic/politics/elections/democratic-national-convention-%281968%29-EVHST000046.topic">1968 Democratic National Convention</a> gathered during the day. Sometimes the police used tear gas, as here. Sometimes, they used physical force.
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( Tribune photo by Walter Kale )

Each night, Chicago police cleared Lincoln Park, where demonstrators during the 1968 Democratic National Convention gathered during the day. Sometimes the police used tear gas, as here. Sometimes, they used physical force.

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