Demonstrations and protests Denver - World Peace Demo
Black and white Denver Post press photograph depicting an early morning candle lighting ceremony at McNichols Arena, Denver, Colorado, dated January 1, 1987. More than 6,000 people gathered to meditate and pray for global peace for twenty minutes as part of the international "World Instant of Cooperation". In the photograph, participants hold candles high in the dark stadium.
Stamped in ink on verso: "Photo by Glen Martin, The Denver Post", "Sun Jan 4 1987", "Thu Jan 1 1986"
Typewritten on verso: "McNichols Arena Denver Colo. Candlelighting [sic] Ceremony. About 6,000.00 pray for medidtate [sic] on world peace for 20 min. thousands of people from throughout colo. [sic] gather at McNichols arena to demonstrate thir [sic] personal commitment to Global Peace [sic] and celebrate the oneness of all Life [sic] on earth", :Demonstrations & protests - enver - World Peace Demo"