• Conference at St. Mathew's Church

    Gebhard, Erwin

    From left to right are Lucius Walker, Reverend B. S. Gregg and Father Patrick Flood. All three men were active in the Civil Rights Movement in the 1960s. St. Mathew's Church. / Finished Photo 1967 Aug…

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  • Police arrest members of the NAACP Youth Council

    Members lean against the hood of a car with arms outstretched are being searched by police during an arrest. Members of the Youth Council were arrested during one of seven straight nights of demonstra…

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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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  • Car with a dummy and Confederate flag

    A car decorated with a Confederate flag, and a dummy with a noose around its neck is stopped by police as it drives by a Wauwatosa church. Car with dummy on roof drove by church meeting in progress. A…

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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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