• NAACP Youth Council demonstrates at Allen Bradley

    Biwer, Paul

    Members of the Youth Council march outside of Allen-Bradley Co. in protest of hiring practices. A child on a bike watches from across the street. A day later Allen-Bradley announced they would add a n…

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  • Armed National Guardsmen protect marchers

    AP Wirephoto

    National Guardsmen armed with rifles and bayonets form a line. They were there to protect Civil Rights marchers who were demonstrating in Wauwatosa for the 10th straight night. They were protesting th…

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  • Civil rights demonstrators march in Shorewood

    Conklin, James G

    Demonstrators marched through Shorewood in protest of the Eagles Club all white membership policy. Oct 2/1966. James G. Conklin. Finished Photo 1966 Oct 2 AM 12 06. 42430.

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  • Police surround young men

    On August 25th, 1966 Protesters had been demonstrating at Judge Robert C. Cannon's house for six nights in a row. Wauwatosa police enacted a ban on picketing, and arrested five people that night. Aug…

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  • Policeman stands with Duane Toliver

    Duane Toliver, a commando of the NAACP youth council, was arrested many times during the civil rights movement for disorderly conduct, battery, picketing and protests. Protecting Father Groppi was als…

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