• Protesters sit outside ROTC offices

    A crowd of Marquette University students gather outside a building. One student holds a sign that reads "ROTC officers order poor Americans to kill poor Vietnamese. ROTC must go." Student led protests…

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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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  • 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 watch ROTC officers through fence

    Protesters gather around a fence, watching ROTC officers in formation inside the fence. Student led protests of the ROTC's presence at universities were happening on campuses all over the country. 5/1…

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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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  • Students in masks burn photo of President Lyndon B. Johnson

    Nandell, Robert

    Students in masks and robes place a picture of President Lyndon B. Johnson in a fire inside of a waste basket. A crowd of people observe. The items were props used in the world-wide student strike aga…

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  • Women stand amongst seated crowd

    Koshollek, George P

    Marquette University students staged a sit-in at the Joan of Arc Chapel on Marquette's campus on April 23, 1969. They were protesting the university's ROTC program. 68 protesters were arrested that da…

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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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  • 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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  • SURE protests Judge Seraphim

    Students United for Racial Equality (SURE) protest at a speech by Judge Christ T. Seraphim outside of Brooks Memorial Union at Marquette University. Judge Seraphim was frequently picketed due to his r…

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  • Demonstrater smokes pipe

    Nandell, Robert

    A student smoking a pipe stands among a group of students. In May of 1968, students led protests to encourage Marquette to be a more diverse school. #56 / MU demonstration / May 10, 1968 / Finished Ph…

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  • Applauding Marquette students

    Several students are standing and applauding in a packed room at Marquette University. In May of 1968, students led protests to encourage Marquette to be a more diverse school. MU demonstration / May…

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  • Crowd at Joan of Arc Chapel

    Koshollek, George P

    Marquette University students staged a sit-in at the Joan of Arc Chapel on Marquette's campus on April 23, 1969. They were protesting the university's ROTC program. 68 protesters were arrested that da…

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  • Students march in front of theater

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

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  • Crowd flashes peace signs at ROTC

    Koshollek, George P

    A crowd of people flash the peace sign at Marquette ROTC members as they march by. 5-3-1969 / Near W. Memorial / Marquette University ROT will hold its annual Presidints Rview to go. With Mcnally stor…

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  • University students participate in strike

    Youth Against War and Fascism participate in a world wide student strike against war and racism. Uniformed officials watch as they march up and down a sidewalk. April 26, 1968 / MU students, UWM stude…

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  • World-wide student strike against war and fascism

    Nandell, Robert

    Youth Against War and Fascism participate in a world wide student strike against war and racism. UWM & MU students participate in world wide student strike against war and racism. / Finished Photo 196…

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  • Woman peers through smoke

    Vespa, Ned

    A young woman looks directly at the camera through a plume of smoke. She is surrounded by other young people. They were participating in a world-wide student strike against war and racism. World wide…

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  • Michael Cullen speaks with mayoral staff

    Kluetmeier, Heinz

    Students from Marquette University and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee were participating in a world-wide student strike against war and racism on April 26, 1968. Michael Cullen presents a petit…

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  • Two women clapping

    Two women in a crowd are standing and applauding. In May of 1968, students led protests to encourage Marquette to be a more diverse school. MU demonstration / May 1968 / 5

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