• The Bennett Law and the German Protestant Parochial Schools of Wisconsin

    Koerner, Christian

    Christian Koerner was the legal editor of Milwaukee's leading German language newspaper, Germania. The German American community in Wisconsin largely opposed the Bennett Law and Germania served as a l…

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  • Black student protest

    Black student protest news conference, Chapman Hall Black student demands being presented in Chapman Hall. Grayscale

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  • Black students protesting in the Union

    Black students occupying snack bar area. Milton Coleman is seated in the center, playing the drum. Grayscale

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  • Vel Phillips Papers, Correspondence, March 1965

    Phillips, Vel, 1924, Milwaukee Journal; Milwaukee Sentinel; Milwaukee Common Council; State of Wisconsin Government; Milwaukee Public Schools; City of Milwaukee's Government

    A collection of letters and one telegram from March 1965. The telegram mentions the crisis in Selma. Other correspondence follows up on the land in Price County, the Roosevelt Project, invitation to W…

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

    Phillips, Vel, 1924, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; Milwaukee Journal; Freedom Schools; City of Milwaukee's Government; Congress of Racial Equality; Milwaukee Conference o…

    A group of letters and clippings sent to mail that oppose her Fair Housing Ordinance. The majority of these items fall under the categories of Hate Mail, Anonymous Letters and racism, what Vel Phillip…

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