Photo Gallery

1970s-1980s

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Howard Zinn, Sept. 1970. Source: Michael Dobo/Dobophoto.
DIGITALLY COMPOSITED IMAGE of Boston University Professor Howard Zinn and Massachusetts Institute of Technology Professor Noam Chomsky (glasses) at a 1 P.M. press conference at The Committee to Defend the Panthers, 61 River Street, 10/29/70
Howard Zinn and Noam Chomsky at press conference at The Committee to Defend the Panthers, Oct. 20, 1970. Image Digitally-Composited: © Michael Dobo/Dobophoto.com.
Howard Zinn and friends at a May Day protest, Washington, D.C., May 1, 1971. Friends in picture include Noam Chomsky, Daniel Ellsberg, and Marilyn Young. Photographer: Unknown. Source: Howard Zinn Revocable Trust.
Howard Zinn speaking at an antiwar rally, Boston, May 1971. Photographer: Unknown. Source: Howard Zinn Revocable Trust.
Howard Zinn being arrested at an anti-war protest outside of the JFK Federal Building in Boston, May 1971. Photographer: Tom Shetterly. Source: Howard Zinn Revocable Trust.
Howard Zinn being arrested at an anti-war protest outside of the JFK Federal Building in Boston, May 1971. Photographer: Tom Shetterly. Source: Howard Zinn Revocable Trust.
Howard Zinn at an anti-war rally, Boston, 1971. Photographer: Unknown. Source: Howard Zinn Revocable Trust.
Howard Zinn speaking at an anti-war rally, Boston, 1971. Photographer: Unknown. Source: Howard Zinn Revocable Trust.
Howard Zinn speaking at an anti-war rally, Boston, 1971. Photographer: Unknown. Source: Howard Zinn Revocable Trust.
Howard Zinn and Cesar Chavez. Photographer: Unknown. Source: Howard Zinn Revocable Trust.
Howard Zinn speaking at United Farmworkers rally. Photographer: Unknown. Source: Howard Zinn Revocable Trust.
Howard Zinn under peace sign, 1970s. Source: Howard Zinn Revocable Trust.
Howard Zinn, 1972. Photographer: Unknown. Source: Howard Zinn Revocable Trust.
Howard Zinn addressing crowd at Boston University. Student activist Ray Mungo is 2nd from right. Photographer: Unknown. Source: Howard Zinn Revocable Trust.
Howard Zinn, Murray Levin, and Frances Fox Piven at a Boston University clerical workers strike for a union, circa 1974. Source: Stephen Kohn, BU Exposure files.
Howard Zinn speaking with Prof Elizabeth Barker | HowardZinn.org
Howard Zinn speaking with Prof. Elizabeth Barker during the Boston University staff/faculty strike, 1979. Barker, professor of English at BU, started and ran a prison education program at the Massachusetts Correctional Institution at Norfolk. Photo: Spencer Grant. Source: Boston Public Library.
Boston University staff/faculty strike, 1979. Photo: Spencer Grant. Source: Boston Public Library.
Howard Zinn speaking at a “BU 5” rally, circa 1980. Photo: Karen Left.
BU Exposure press conference announcing the lawsuit against Boston University for censorship. Howard Zinn served as the faculty adviser. Photo: Stephen Kohn, BU Exposure files.
Howard Zinn at his typerwriter • Estate of Howard Zinn • Late 1970s
Howard Zinn at his typewriter. Back of photo reads “writing on my old typewriter on which I wrote A People’s History of the United States,” late 1970s. Source: Howard Zinn Revocable Trust.
Howard Zinn at a Civil Rights Symposium, Washington, D.C. 1980. On the right is Diane Nash. Photographer: Unknown. Source: Howard Zinn Revocable Trust.
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