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March 24, 1917 — Let’s pray for the death of Root and Roosevelt!

Benjamin C. Marsh, a city planning pioneer, gets carried away at an anti-war rally that fills  Madison Square Garden.

The photo shows Marsh, at right, in 1910 just moments after New York Mayor William Gaynor had been shot by a would-be assassin.


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March 23, 2017