Category: 1968

Joni Mitchell photographed by Jack Robinson for Vogue, November 1968.


Jimi Hendrix performing at the Fillmore East in New York City on May 10, 1968.

Photos by Frank Mastropolo


Lena Horne photographed by Moneta Sleet Jr. in 1968

Albums Released In 1968

Jimi Hendrix performing at the Fillmore West in San Francisco, February 1968.

Photos by Baron Wolman


Janis Joplin


during a studio shoot for Eye magazine, which photographer Baron Wolman called the ‘Concert for One’ in Belvedere Street, San Francisco, January 1968.

Rock groupie Judy Wong photographed by Baron Wolman for Rolling Stone magazine, November 1968.

In 1969, Rolling Stone published a scandalous issue on the backstage proclivities of rock stars and the women who sought them out.

Jimi Hendrix performing at the Ackerman Union Ballroom, UCLA, on February 13, 1968.

Photos by Ed Caraeff

Aretha Franklin photographed by Lee Friedlander, 1968.


Notre Dame quarterback Terry Hanratty and USC running back O.J. Simpson give President-elect Richard Nixon an autographed ball with other College Football All-American stars on December 2, 1968.

A few days later O.J. Simpson won the Heisman Trophy. Leroy Keyes came in second voting and Terry Hanratty in third. Simpson also won the 1968 United Press International College Football Player of the Year Award for the second consecutive year.