Sen. Robert F. Kennedy during a speech at a Labor Hall where he campaigned on behalf of Oregon congressional candidates in 1966. This was young photographer David Kennerly’s first major political photo, and was at the beginning of a long career covering many of the important events of his generation.

Sen. Robert F. Kennedy during a speech at a Labor Hall where he campaigned on behalf of Oregon congressional candidates in 1966. This was young photographer David Kennerly's first major political photo, and was at the beginning of a long career covering many of the important events of his generation.

Sen. Robert F. Kennedy during a speech at a Labor Hall where he campaigned on behalf of Oregon congressional candidates in 1966. This was young photographer David Kennerly’s first major political photo, and was at the beginning of a long career covering many of the important events of his generation.

Sen. Robert F. Kennedy during a speech at a Labor Hall where he campaigned on behalf of Oregon congressional candidates in 1966. This was young photographer David Kennerly’s first major political photo, and was at the beginning of a long career covering many of the important events of his generation.