• Temporary structure built outside Marquette's Alumni Memorial Union to protest homelessness, 1993

    Marquette University Photography

    Temporary structure built outside Marquette's Alumni Memorial Union to protest homelessness, erected as a part of Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week.

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  • Protest march in front of the Eagles Club

    Schmidt, Clarence P

    Members of the NAACP Youth Council picket the Eagles Club segregationist membership policies by marching along the sidewalk and carrying signs that say "NAACP Youth Council Boycott! Eagles Club Kill S…

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  • Green Bay city police officers during Vietnam War and Kent State riot protest

    Douglas, James G

    Green Bay city police officers gathered at corner of Walnut and Jefferson Streets, Green Bay, Wisconsin during a protest of the Vietnam War and Kent State riot/shootings

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  • Woolworth's Protest

    A protest of Woolworth's department store during Freedom Summer. A line of people are standing on the sidewalk in front of Woolworth's show windows while a police officer wearing a helmet writes on a…

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  • Woolworth's Protestors and Law Enforcement Officers

    A group of protestors and law enforcement officers walk along the sidewalk across the street from a Woolworth's department store during a Freedom Summer demonstration. Two of the police officers are h…

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  • Onlookers watch protestors

    Vespa, Ned

    In the spring and summer of 1967, the NAACP Youth Council organized several demonstrations in support of Alderman Vel Phillips' Open Housing bill. Alderman (and real estate agent) Martin E. Schreiber…

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  • The book of common prayer, according to the use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States

    Brown leather. Blind and gold stamping on front, spine, and back. All gilt. Book topics: Bible. O.T. Psalms--Paraphrases.

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  • Civil Rights activists protest in front of Representative Zablocki's house

    Associated Press Wirephoto

    A demonstration is being held in front of Representative Clement J. Zablocki's home. Civil Rights activests frequently picketed at the houses of officials who belonged to the then-segregated Eagles Cl…

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  • Students make protest posters

    Conklin, James G

    On Monday, March 28th, 1966 the Milwaukee United School Integration committee called for a one day boycott of North Division High School in order to protest against racial imbalance in Milwaukee Publi…

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  • Protest at Big Boy

    Young teenagers protest after being refused service at Marc's Big Boy, located then at 2717 N. Mayfair Rd. The protest lasted several nights, attracting between 50-100 teenage boys. 8/1/1966. Marc's B…

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  • Young men protesting for open housing

    In the spring and summer of 1967, the NAACP Youth Council organized several demonstrations in support of Alderman Vel Phillips' Open Housing bill. She had first introduced the bill in 1962, but it was…

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  • Students at ice cream fundraiser in protest of Three Mile Island nuclear site

    Students at ice cream fundraiser in protest of Three Mile Island Sign reads "Three Mile Island: the Great Meltdown" Originally published in July Interspace

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  • Protesters block intersection

    Students from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and Marquette University stand and sit in the middle of Wisconsin Ave. They were protesting the war in Vietnam. 400 block E. Wisconsin May 5 rally. Begi…

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  • Law Enforcement Officers with Protest Signs

    A group of law enforcement officers wearing helmets hold rolled up paper, probably signs confiscated from demonstrators during a Freedom Summer protest outside of Woolworth's department store. In the…

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  • Truck parked in protest

    A truck is parked with a strikers' poster in the windshield. The strike consisted of independent truckers. Truckers' strikes were taking place across U.S. In Milwaukee, the Fraternal Association of St…

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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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  • Patrick Cudahy Inc workers protesting layoffs and wage cuts

    Gebhard, Erwin

    Several workers stand outside building. The strike began after Herbert (Bud) Cooks purchased the plant and made wage cuts to the hourly workers and layoffs. Strikes. Patrick Cudahy Inc. 7-29-84. Votin…

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  • People protest against George Wallace

    Koshollek, George P

    Members of Youth Against War & Fascism are protesting an appearance by George Wallace. Several hold signs. One sign reads, "Defeat George Wallace". Another reads "Black GI's die in Viet-nam for white…

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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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