• Protesters at Marines recruitment booth

    Students received permission to protest at the Marines recruiting booth at the UWM Student Union. The protest only lasted 15 minutes before several male students ripped the protesters signs. Nov 3, 19…

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  • Protesters march in circle

    Youth Against War and Fascism protest on the sidewalk in front of the Federal Building during the St. Patrick's Day Parade passes by in the street. According to the Milwaukee Journal, there was some f…

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  • Man protesting theater that does not employ union musicans

    One man on the street protesting a theatre that does not employ union musicans. Surrounding buildings, people, and cars are visible in the background.

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  • Protest march at the Eagles Club

    Members of the NAACP Youth Council picket the Eagles Club segregationist membership policies by marching along the sidewalk, some are chanting and carrying signs that say "Stop!!! Segregation We Must…

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  • SURE protests at the Eagles Club

    Students United for Racial Equality (SURE) protest outside the Eagles Club. The Marquette group was protesting faculty who planned on bowling at the segregated Eagles Club. 3/22/1966 Eagles Club W. Wi…

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  • Protesters hold signs

    Kluetmeier, Heinz

    Youth Against War and Fascism protest on the sidewalk in front of the Federal Building during the St. Patrick's Day Parade passes by in the street. According to the Milwaukee Journal, there was some f…

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  • Protesters watching ROTC drills

    Protesters gather along a fence, watching ROTC officers march. Student led protests of the ROTC's presence at universities were happening on campuses all over the country. 5/12/1969. ROTC officers

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  • Protesters stage sit-in

    A large group of people sit and stand inside the district attorney's office. They were there protesting the death of Ernie Lacy. Milwaukee police were looking for a suspect on June 9, 1981, when they…

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  • Students protest in front of theater

    Members of Marquette University's Students for a Democratic Society march in front of the Varsity Theatre. They were protesting an ROTC lecture that was being held there. MU students for a democratic…

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  • Men protest Veterans' Day ceremonies

    Gessert, Sherman A. Jr

    A group of people hold a conversation outside, surrounded by American flags. Vietnam Veterans Against War was protesting the Veterans' Day celebrations. Memorial Center - October 22, 1973. VVAW protes…

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  • Ernie Lacy protesters

    Sieu, Benny

    Mr. and Mrs. Lacy stand outside a building. Protesters carrying signs stand behind them. Milwaukee police were looking for a suspect on June 9, 1981, when they spotted Ernest Lacy. Lacy had never comm…

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  • Protest Marshall Thomas Balliet

    Protests took place at campuses all across Wisconsin during the late 1960s and early 1970s. Thomas Balliet was a student at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, and served in the student senate. Thoma…

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  • Protesters stand in street

    Stergar, Al

    A group of people hold a vigil for Ernie Lacy. Milwaukee police were looking for a suspect on June 9, 1981, when they spotted Ernest Lacy. Lacy had never committed a crime, but struggled with mental h…

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  • Servicemen walk past protesters

    Kluetmeier, Heinz

    Youth Against War and Fascism protest on the sidewalk in front of the Federal Building as a group of servicemen passes by. Anti-war demonstration / Mar 16, 1968 / Finished Photo 1968 Mar 16 PM 4:49 /…

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  • Protesters stand in church

    A group of people stand arm-in-arm in the front of the church. Faith groups were often involved in anti-war protesting during the Vietnam war. 11/7/1968 / 4

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  • Protesters frolicking in pool

    Nandell, Robert

    Several people wade in the pool at Civic Center plaza. On May 5, 1971 students from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee led an anti-war march from campus to downtown. May 5, 1971. Peace Rally at Civic C…

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  • Policeman watches protesters

    Hamilton, Jack

    A policeman watches as members of Youth Against War and Fascism protest in front of a building. They hold signs saying "Hell no, we won't go" and "Hell no, nobody goes" Vietnam Era Protests / Mar 23,…

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  • Protests in support of Alan Ginsberg

    Schmidt, Clarence P

    A student addresses a crowd. One student in the crowd displays a banner with a picture of Alan Ginsberg. The students were attempting to bring the poet to speak at Marquette, but had already been deni…

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  • Women protest outside the Eagles Club

    Two women are pictured marching outside the Eagles Club wearing signs that say "NAACP Youth Council Boycott! Eagles Club Kill Segregation." Men look out on the protest from inside. Finished Photo 1966…

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  • Youth Council protest student dance

    Duane Toliver and another Commando are holding cigarettes in their hand as dressed up students walk past. A sign in the background reads Testify Marquette SDS. There was picketing because the Eagles c…

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