Description at the back: A family watching as Robert Kennedy's funeral train passes by. USA, 1968.
Photographer: Paul Fusco
One of Paul Fusco publications: Robert F. Kennedy’s Funeral Train offers a unique and moving perspective on a nation in mourning. Published thirty years after Fusco captured the aftermath of the assassination of the Democratic, presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy in June 1968, this collection of 53 photographs, all shot in color, is a poignant document of a nation in mourning.
Paul Fusco (1930) is an American photojournalist who has been associated with Magnum Photos since 1973.His photography often documented social issues and injustices, such as poverty, ghetto life, and cultural experimentation across America. Fusco also contributed to such publications as Life, Mother Jones, the New York Times Magazine, Newsweek, Psychology Today, and Time.