In May 1969, John and Yoko staged an eight-day "bed-in" at the Queen Elizabeth Hotel in Montreal. Here, they sing "Give Peace a Chance" with bed-in visitors Tommy Smothers, on the guitar; Timothy Leary and his wife, Rosemary, on lower left, and Judy Marcioni Steinberg, a friend of Smothers, on the right. (Copyright Joan Athey/Peaceworks Now Productions)
'Give Peace a Chance' exhibit
Photos in Gallery: 4
Posted: February 27, 2014
At 12 Pine Street Gallery in Glens Falls, the "Give Peace a Chance" exhibit showcases 52 photographs that transport viewers to May 1969, when celebrity newlyweds John Lennon and Yoko Ono staged their “Bed-in for Peace” in Montreal.