"Miss America," a young female protester in Flamingo Park. Photographed by Tony Schweikle.
Jesse Jackson stands with other Illinois delegates at the 1972 Democratic Convention in Miami Beach. Photographed by Wally McNamee.
Singer Pat Boone and his family lead the GOP National Convention in the National Anthem at the beginning of the third session. Photographed by Bettmann.
Poet and activist Allen Ginsberg with the protestors in Flamingo Park. Photographed by Tony Schweikle.
A welfare rights delegate and McGovern supporter smiles at the 1972 Democratic National Convention in Miami Beach. Photographed by Diana Mara Henry.
Committee to form security at Flamingo Park. Photographed by Tony Schweikle.
A view of the delegates on the convention floor. From the Miami Herald Collection, HistoryMiami Museum.
Margery Byers, Tricia Nixon Cox, Julie Nixon Eisenhower and Edward Cox in conversation at Republican Convention outdoor event. Photo by Bill Eppridge, August 1972.
Activist Jerry Rubin at Flamingo Park during the 1972 Republican National Convention. Photographed by Tony Schweikle.
Sammy Davis Jr. embraces Richard Nixon during a live television broadcast from a youth rally at the GOP convention in Miami Beach. Credit: Smith Library/AP Photo
Edward Cox, Tricia Cox, Julie Nixon Eisenhower, David Eisenhower, Sammy Davis Jr., and Altovise Gore attending the 1972 Republican National Convention. Credit: LIFE Magazine
Vietnam veteran protestors at the 1972 Republican National Convention. Photographed by Tony Schweikle.