• 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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  • Parishoners praying for Milwaukee 14

    A group of people kneel in a church. Two of the men have armbands for the Milwaukee 14. The Milwaukee 14 were a group of activists who stole and burned draft records from a local draft office on Septe…

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  • Pile of draft cards

    A pile of draft cards are on the floor. A person is crouched over them, holding a piece of paper. 11/7/1968 / 11

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  • Tearful woman giving peace sign

    A young woman gives the peace sign. Milwaukee was the site of many peace protests during the Vietnam war era. 11/18/1968 / 9

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  • Woman sorting through draft cards

    A woman is crouched on the floor, examining a pile of draft cards. She holds a piece of paper in her hand. 11/18/1968 / 12

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  • Students march at Bolton Hall

    Students wear signs while marching in front of Bolton Hall at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. The signs read "Senator Kennedy says 'Use the Lottery Draft System'", "Selective Service Testing is…

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  • Family poses for photo

    Nandell, Robert

    Michael Cullen, his wife Annette, and their children pose for a photograph at Casa Maria. Cullen was the director of Casa Maria, and a member of the Milwaukee 14, a group of activists who stole and bu…

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  • Deputies attempt crowd control

    Tension fills a hallway packed with people. One member of the crowd wears an armband for the Milwaukee 14. Two members of the Milwaukee 14 pled guilty to federal charges that day. The Milwaukee 14 wer…

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  • People sit in row

    People are sitting in a pew. Some of them hold flowers. Milwaukee was the site of many peace protests during the Vietnam war era. 11/18/1968 / 3

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  • Poetry reading at St. Boniface

    A man reads at a lectern as others listen. St. Boniface Church held a poetry reading on May 2, 1969 for the Milwaukee 14. The Milwaukee 14 were a group of activists who stole and burned draft records…

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  • Men eating dinner

    Nandell, Robert

    Michael Cullen enjoys a meal with other people at Casa Maria, where he was the director. Cullen was a member of the Milwaukee 14, a group of activists who stole and burned draft records from a local d…

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  • Band performs in front of crowd

    Gebhard, Erwin

    A band performs in front of a crowd. The band wears armbands that say Milwaukee 14. On September 24th, 1968 the Milwaukee 14 raided the Selective Service office in Milwaukee and burned thousands of dr…

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  • Protest in front of Germania building

    Duncan, Todd

    A group of people stand by a flagpole across from the U. S. Army recruiting office. Many Vietnam war protests were staged in Milwaukee in the late 1960s and early 1970s. Todd Duncan / Sep 24 PM 10:34

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  • Protest in support of Milwaukee 14

    Gebhard, Erwin

    A group of Marquette students stand outside, holding a banner that reads :"We Support the Milwaukee 14". The rally, which included about 450 people, began at the Joan of Arc chapel and ended outside o…

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  • Protesters hold candlelight vigil

    War protesters hold a candlelight vigil on October 12, 1968. Two people in the crowd wear armbands that read "Milwaukee 14". The Milwaukee 14 were activists who stole and then burned draft records fro…

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  • Woman looking at draft cards

    A woman is crouched on the floor, examining a pile of draft cards. She holds a piece of paper in her hand. 11/18/1968 / 13

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  • People stand in group

    A group of people stand in the front of the church. They are collecting pireces of paper. Faith groups were often involved in anti-war protesting during the Vietnam war. 11/7/1968 / 6

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  • Supporters of Milwaukee 14

    A group of people stand outside. Several people wear armbands that read "Milwaukee 14". The Milwaukee 14 were a group of activists who stole and burned draft records from a local draft office on Septe…

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  • Vigil in church for Milwaukee 14

    Christ the King Church is filled with people attending a vigil for the Milwaukee 14. The Milwaukee 14 were a group of activists who stole and burned draft records from a local draft office on Septembe…

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  • Gathering of people

    A group of people stand in the front of the church. They are collecting pireces of paper. Faith groups were often involved in anti-war protesting during the Vietnam war. 11/7/1968 / 8

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