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Date: 1971-09 

Description: Poster calling for University of Wisconsin students to visit Washington, D.C., in the fall of 1971 as part of a civil disobedience demonstration. Features...

Date: 1971-04-20 ca.

Description: Poster promoting the Student Mobilization Committee and its goals to end the war in Southeast Asia. Features protesters tying down a caricatured figure of...

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: A large crowd participating in a demonstration against the war in Vietnam, as seen from the steps of the Wisconsin State Capitol looking down State Street....

Date: 1972 ca.

Description: George Wiley speaking at a rally, wearing a "Welfare Rights Now!" button on his shirt.

Date: 1946-07-13 

Description: Part of a United Public Workers parade/demonstration on a downtown city street. A horse-drawn wagon carries some participants. Parade signs read "No Swivel...

Date: 2004-05-07 

Description: Protesters hold political signs outside Bush-Cheney rally. One sign reads: "Bush is a whore for the dogs of war" and the other reads: "Bush sucks."

Date: 1953 before

Description: Convicted spies Julius and Ethel Rosenberg received a death sentence in 1951, not long after Joseph R. McCarthy burst into the headlines with his charges a...

Date: 1965 

Description: A woman, tentatively identified as Dorothy Zellner, pushes a baby stroller at a protest held by the Boston Friends of SNCC (Student Nonviolent Coordinating...

Date: 1963-05-28 

Description: Civil rights sit-in by John Salter, Joan Trumpauer, and Anne Moody at Woolworth's lunch counter. A crowd of people pours sugar, ketchup and mustard on them...

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Woolworth's Protest

Date: 1964 

Description: A protest of Woolworth's department store during Freedom Summer. A line of people are standing on the sidewalk in front of Woolworth's show windows while a...

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Street Parade Rig

Date: 1870 

Description: Street parade rig, apparently to agitate against delays in construction of a railroad to connect Manitowoc to the west. In the background is a store owned...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Father James Groppi with young civil rights activists. They have all joined hands and are singing.

Date: 1932-01-28 

Description: Governor Philip F. La Follette signing unemployment insurance law. Left to right: Henry Ohl Jr., Mrs. Elizabeth Brandeis-Raushenbusch, Paul Raushenbusch,...

Date: 1967-10 ca.

Description: A small group of women, along with two children, hold signs protesting Dow Chemical. Two women are wearing gas masks.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A crowd of people gather to demonstrate. They hold a banner that reads, "Our GI's Bring Them Home Now!".

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SNCC Protesters

Date: 1965 

Description: Protesters walk down a sidewalk at a demonstration held by the Boston Friends of SNCC (Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee) in support of federal pro...

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Fair Housing March

Date:  

Description: March for fair housing in Milwaukee. Father James Groppi is at the right.

Date: 1991-07-04 

Description: New York members of Veterans for Peace, a national organization that united veterans of all wars, marching in a Fourth of July Parade.

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Picketing Gimbel's

Date: 1955-03-15 

Description: Women from Pittsburgh AFL Retail Clerks' Union Local 1365 picket at the Milwaukee store.

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Daisy Bates and others at Woolworth's boycott.

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