Photos of African-American Community in Chicago during the 1970s

Sidewalk merchandise on Chicago's South Side, June 1973. (John H. White/NARA)

Members of the Kadats of America perform on a Sunday afternoon at a community talent show on the South Side, July 1973. (John H. White/NARA)
Woman selling "Have A Nice Day" balloons on a Chicago South Side street corner at Sox Park Baseball Field, June 1973. (John H. White/NARA)
 Workers pass the time playing checkers on East 35th Street before going to work in Chicago, May 1973. (John H. White/NARA)
 Youths play basketball at Stateway Gardens highrise housing project on the South Side, May 1973. (John H. White/NARA)
 Men pose on a South Side street, May 1974. (John H. White/NARA)
 Abandoned building on 37th And Prairie Street. (John H. White/NARA)
 Artist Ron Blackburn paints an outdoor wall mural at the corner of 33rd and Giles Streets in Chicago, June 1973. (John H. White/NARA)
Street scene on 47th Street, May 1974. (John H. White/NARA)
Sunrise On Lake Michigan With Chicago Shown In The Background.

We don't hold any copyright about these pictures. These pictures have been collected from different public sources including different websites, considering to be in public domain. If any one has any objection of displaying any picture here, just send us an email and we will remove it