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Title
Black Students Sit-in at Springfield College
Date Created and/or Issued
1970-03-12T08:00:00Z
Publication Information
Chapman University Digital Commons
Contributing Institution
Chapman University, Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives
Collection
UPI - The African American Experience 1930-1980
Rights Information
copyrighted
UPI retains the copyright on all photographs. Permission to use photographs must be obtained from United Press International.
Description
Springfield, Mass.--Black militant students carrying clubs, stand in front of Massasoit Hall at Springfield College 3/11 where some 50 Black students remain locked inside despite being served with contempt citations for violating a court order in not leaving the building. The students demand greater black enrollment, a black admissions officer, more scholarship aid to Blacks and a black cultural center.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Identifier
http://digitalcommons.chapman.edu/upi_african_american/224
Subject
African Americans
History
United States
Prejudice
Desegregation
Civil rights movement
Black Panthers
African American Studies
United States History
Source
UPI - The African American Experience 1930-1980

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