• 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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  • Vietnam Veterans Against the War protest

    Guldan, Dale

    A group of people hold up a banner for Vietnam Veterans against the War in front of Milwaukee's Federal Building and U. S. Courthouse. April 30th, 1985 was the 10 year anniversary of the end of the wa…

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  • Injured protester

    Koshollek, George P

    A crowd of people surround an young woman with her head in her hands. On May 5, 1971 students from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee led an anti-war march from campus to downtown. May 5 Rally. One of…

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Arnold Kaufman at war protest

    Hamilton, Jack

    A man identified as Professor Kaufman takes part in an anti-war demonstration. Arnold E. Kaufman was a psychology professor in the College of Letters and Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Milwau…

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Protesters carry signs by Federal building

    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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  • Student protester in mask

    Nandell, Robert

    A student with a plastic mask holds a book with a paper cross taped to the cover. On April 28, 1966 UWM students participated in a world-wide student strike against war and racism. UWM students in wor…

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  • 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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  • Agent Orange protest

    Guldan, Dale

    A group of people hold up a banner from Vietnam Veterans against the War, protesting Agent Orange, in front of Milwaukee's Federal Building and U. S. Courthouse. April 30th, 1985 was the 10 year anniv…

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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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  • Protesters carry signs

    Youth Against War and Fascism protest on the sidewalk in front of the Federal Building. Anti-war demonstration. Federal Bldg. March 16, 1968

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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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