Protest at Lake and State Streets | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Protest at Lake and State Streets

Protest at Lake and State Streets | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Composite photograph of an elevated view of an anti-Vietnam War protest at the intersection of Lake and State Streets looking east up State Street. A large group of protestors is gathered on State Street and a line of police officers in riot gear block entry to the University of Wisconsin campus. Businesses visible in the photograph include Brown's Books, Rennebohm's, Warner Medlin, Antoine's 5th Avenue, Discount Records, and Taco Grande.
DESCRIPTION
Composite photograph of an elevated view of an anti-Vietnam War protest at the intersection of Lake and State Streets looking east up State Street. A large group of protestors is gathered on State Street and a line of police officers in riot gear block entry to the University of Wisconsin campus. Businesses visible in the photograph include Brown's Books, Rennebohm's, Warner Medlin, Antoine's 5th Avenue, Discount Records, and Taco Grande.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:93540
Creation Date:circa 1968
Creator Name:Ostrom, Robert
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Ostrom, Robert : Vietnam War protest photograph (Madison, Wis.)
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 6402 (5)
Original Dimensions:14.5 x 8 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
The back of the photograph is inscribed "To Mays, 6-30-86" and is signed by several people.
SUBJECTS
Commercial buildings
Clothing and dress
Protective clothing
Uniforms
Cities and towns
Sidewalks
Police
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Crowds
Outdoor photography
Demonstrations
Bookstores
Drugstores
Storefronts
Restaurants
Signs and signboards
Streets
Dresses
Coats

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