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Gerry Deiter - John examining a braille watch, 1969
John examining a braille watch, 1969
Gerry Deiter - John and Yoko learned as they went along, searching the wisdom of the centuries for guidance, 1969
John and Yoko learned as they went along, searching the wisdom of the centuries for guidance, 1969
Gerry Deiter - Right-wing American cartoonist Al Capp, creator of Lil' Abner, was not there to talk peace. With the "Two Virgins" LP cover and several of John's sketches in front of him, he launched into a tirade about obscenity. Insulting Yoko and provoking John, 1969
Right-wing American cartoonist Al Capp, creator of Lil' Abner, was not there to talk peace. With the "Two Virgins" LP cover and several of John's sketches in front of him, he launched into a tirade about obscenity. Insulting Yoko and provoking John, 1969
Gerry Deiter - They couldn't believe they had gone a week without shoes! Give Feet a Chance caused uproarious laughter. Left to right, Judy Marcioni, Tom Smothers, John Lennon, Yoko Ono, and Rosemary and Timothy Leary, 1969
They couldn't believe they had gone a week without shoes! Give Feet a Chance caused uproarious laughter. Left to right, Judy Marcioni, Tom Smothers, John Lennon, Yoko Ono, and Rosemary and Timothy Leary, 1969
Gerry Deiter - A tender yet haunting family portrait, 1969
A tender yet haunting family portrait, 1969
Gerry Deiter - Exhausted by the non-stop media activity, Glanville-Brown, top left, perches on a side table, 1969
Exhausted by the non-stop media activity, Glanville-Brown, top left, perches on a side table, 1969
Gerry Deiter - Local Hari Krishnas came to visit, drum and chant, 1969
Local Hari Krishnas came to visit, drum and chant, 1969
Gerry Deiter - Photographer Gerry Deiter knew that hundreds of photos were being taken every day of the couple. Deiter told Joan Athey that he set to capture the love between them, not the sensational trappings surrounding the event, 1969
Photographer Gerry Deiter knew that hundreds of photos were being taken every day of the couple. Deiter told Joan Athey that he set to capture the love between them, not the sensational trappings surrounding the event, 1969
Gerry Deiter - They had been married only a few months- yet they could still gaze at each other in all innocence, 1969
They had been married only a few months- yet they could still gaze at each other in all innocence, 1969
Gerry Deiter - Recording "Remember Love," 1969
Recording "Remember Love," 1969
Gerry Deiter - With the soft outline of their bodies dimpling the bedclothes, the bed almost has a sense of a spiritual occasion. Following John's death, Yoko is quoted as saying that his side of their bed felt warm, even though he was no longer there, 1969
With the soft outline of their bodies dimpling the bedclothes, the bed almost has a sense of a spiritual occasion. Following John's death, Yoko is quoted as saying that his side of their bed felt warm, even though he was no longer there, 1969
Gerry Deiter - Tom Smothers visits John and Yoko, 1969
Tom Smothers visits John and Yoko, 1969
Gerry Deiter - Montreal: It's a big conference as he used to face as a Beatle. Scores of print, radio and TV outlets have come to hear about the next step in their glocal peace campaign, 1969
Montreal: It's a big conference as he used to face as a Beatle. Scores of print, radio and TV outlets have come to hear about the next step in their glocal peace campaign, 1969
Gerry Deiter - John and Yoko in bed, 1969
John and Yoko in bed, 1969
Gerry Deiter - There were many impromptu singing sessions, not to entertain but to provide a break from the constant talking. This is how "Give Peace a Chance" was pulled together during the week, 1969
There were many impromptu singing sessions, not to entertain but to provide a break from the constant talking. This is how "Give Peace a Chance" was pulled together during the week, 1969
Gerry Deiter - Montreal: It's a big conference as he used to face as a Beatle. Scores of print, radio and TV outlets have come to hear about the next step in their global peace campaign, 1969
Montreal: It's a big conference as he used to face as a Beatle. Scores of print, radio and TV outlets have come to hear about the next step in their global peace campaign, 1969
Gerry Deiter - John and Yoko rehearse "Remember Love," the flip-side to "Give Peace a Chance," 1969
John and Yoko rehearse "Remember Love," the flip-side to "Give Peace a Chance," 1969
Gerry Deiter - An exhausted Yoko nestles against John's shoulder, 1969
An exhausted Yoko nestles against John's shoulder, 1969
Gerry Deiter - It took a lot of concentration plus encouragement from John to master the words on the wall, 1969
It took a lot of concentration plus encouragement from John to master the words on the wall, 1969
Gerry Deiter - The Queen Elizabeth Hotel's housekeeping staff needed a full day to clean up. But somehow even today, more than 40 years later, a sense of hope and magic of the Bed-in lingers on in suite 1742, 1969
The Queen Elizabeth Hotel's housekeeping staff needed a full day to clean up. But somehow even today, more than 40 years later, a sense of hope and magic of the Bed-in lingers on in suite 1742, 1969
Gerry Deiter - Dick Gregory, a popular American comedian and civil rights activist dropped in to discuss peace and freedom. A presidential candidate in 1968, he promised, if elected, "to paint the White House Black.", 1969
Dick Gregory, a popular American comedian and civil rights activist dropped in to discuss peace and freedom. A presidential candidate in 1968, he promised, if elected, "to paint the White House Black.", 1969
Gerry Deiter - Out of pyjamas, he dons his now famous white suit to head for a peace conference in Ottawa, 1969
Out of pyjamas, he dons his now famous white suit to head for a peace conference in Ottawa, 1969