• Oral History Interview with Frank Aukofer, November 16, 2007

    Aukofer, Frank, City of Milwaukee's Government; NAACP Youth Council Commandos;Congress of Racial Equality; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Youth Council

    Archives. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries Aukofer, a Milwaukee native, began covering civil rights for the Milwaukee Journal in 1964, thus reporting most of the 1967 open housing marches.…

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  • Oral History Interview with Pam O'Halloran, August 16, 2007

    O'Halloran, Pam, City of Milwaukee's Government; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Youth Council; National Guard;Milwaukee Area Technical College; American Federation of State…

    Oral history interview with Pam O'Holloran conducted by Michael Gordon on August 16, 2007, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, for the March on Milwaukee Open Housing Oral History Project. O’Halloran, a native o…

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  • Scenes of South 16th Street during and after the September 13, 1967 civil disturbances

    WTMJ-TV

    Footage showing the riot on South 16th Street. The street is full of broken glass, police patrol the streets and make arrests, and tear gas is used to disperse the crowd. The end of the segment shows…

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  • Mayor Maier press conference concerning local religious leaders and civil disturbances, August 30 1967 (partial)

    WTMJ-TV, City of Milwaukee's Government; Inter-Denominational Ministerial Alliance; Ministerial Alliance

    Footage of Mayor Henry Maier speaking at a press conference. A group of black and white members of the clergy recently met and pledged to try to relieve racial tension in Milwaukee. He mentions that t…

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  • Vel Phillips Papers, Correspondence-Opposition Mail, July 1967

    Phillips, Vel, 1924, City of Milwaukee's Government; Milwaukee Journal; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Youth Cou…

    A group of letters and clippings sent to mail that opposes not only fair housing, but Vel's choice to work with Father Groppi.

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