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Confrontation between Milwaukee police and the Milwaukee NAACP Youth Council, circa 1967-1968

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Creator:Groppi, James, 1930-1985
Creator:National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Youth Council
Title:Confrontation between Milwaukee police and the Milwaukee NAACP Youth Council, circa 1967-1968
Date:circa 1967-1968
Description:

A group of NAACP Youth Council members face a large group of armed police officers. Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Milwaukee Journal photo. WHI 37604

Types:Image | Photographs
Subjects:National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Youth Council | Civil rights--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Civil rights workers--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | African American civil rights workers--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Civil rights--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Civil rights movements--United States--History--20th century | Civil rights movements--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Civil rights demonstrations--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | African Americans--Social conditions--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | African Americans--Civil rights--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | African Americans--Civil rights--History--20th century | Coats--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Hats--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Political activists--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Youth--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | African American youth--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Race relations | Milwaukee (Wis.)--Race relations | Violence--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Nonviolence--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Truncheons--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Riot helmets--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Police--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Police--Equipment and supplies | Police--Uniforms | Riot control--Equipment and supplies | Riot control--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Sweatshirts--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Printed fashion apparel--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Emblems--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Arrest--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Curfews--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Black power--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Milwaukee (Wis.) | Milwaukee County (Wis.)
Collection:March on Milwaukee: Civil Rights History Project
Institution:University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries
Online Publisher:Milwaukee, Wis. : University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries
Original Material:

James Groppi Photographs, James Groppi Papers, 1956-1978, Wisconsin Historical Society

Rights and Usage:

The Wisconsin Historical Society. Used with permission.

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