• 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Protesters frolicking in pool

    Nandell, Robert

    Several people wade in the pool at Civic Center plaza. On May 5, 1971 students from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee led an anti-war march from campus to downtown. May 5, 1971. Peace Rally at Civic C…

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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 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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  • Individuals protest the demolition of the Elizabeth Plankinton Mansion at the corner of 15th Street and West Wisconsin Avenue, 1980

    Felion, Joe

    Individuals protest the demolition of the Elizabeth Plankinton Mansion, which was demolished before the proper permits were acquired, on the corner of 15th Street and West Wisconsin Avenue, October 19…

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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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  • 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 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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  • Student with large flower boutonniere

    Vespa, Ned

    A man with a large flower boutonniere looks into the camera. Students from Marquette University and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee were participating in a world-wide student strike against war…

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  • Students in masks carry cross

    Vespa, Ned

    Students walk in procession. Two men in the back are wearing robes and masks, and the last person in line is carrying a cross with Lyndon B Johnson's photo. Students from Marquette University and the…

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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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  • Woman signing petition

    Overdahl, Ronald

    A young woman uses the top of a trash can as a writing surface in order to sign a petition. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee students were collecting signatures in favor of the McGovern-Hatfield amen…

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  • Student holding cross

    Vespa, Ned

    A student in a mask holds the base of a wooden cross. He was one of the many students participating in the world-wide student strike against war and racism. World wide student strike against war and r…

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  • Grubby baby dolls sit by waste basket

    Vespa, Ned

    A pile of grubby dolls and one stuffed elephant are piled against a wire waste basket. A grenade shell with no pin sits on the top of the waste basket. The items were props used in the world-wide stud…

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  • Dennis Mora

    Dennis Mora was one of three soldiers who was court martialed, convicted, and imprisoned for refusing to go to war in Vietnam. Known as "The Fort Hood Three", Mora and his cohorts spoke at the Univers…

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