Civil rights demonstration, University of Washington, March 4, 1960

Civil rights demonstration, University of Washington, March 4, 1960

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Title:Civil rights demonstration, University of Washington, March 4, 1960

Protest signs include: We're with you Nashville. Civil rights. Never ask for whom the bell tolls. Jim Crowing is going. No. A small protest. Equality for students too. We protest Nashville mistreatment. Who was disturbing the peace?

Businesses in image include Leed's Shoes, Venus Bakery, Grinnell Furniture, Pay 'n Save Drugs, and Diamond.

Handwritten on verso: Probably 3/4/60.

Filed in: UW - Students, Demonstrations (#888).

The Civil Rights Digital Library received support from a National Leadership Grant for Libraries awarded to the University of Georgia by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for the aggregation and enhancement of partner metadata.

Types:Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Civil rights demonstrations--Washington (State)--Seattle | University Avenue (Seattle, Wash.) | Universities and colleges--Washington (State)--Seattle | Business enterprises--Washington (State)--Seattle | Seattle (Wash.) | King County (Wash.)
Institution:University of Washington's Libraries
Contributors:University of Washington Campus Photograph Collection (University of Washington. Libraries) | King County Snapshots Collection (University of Washington. Libraries) | University of Washington. Libraries. Special Collections Division | University of Washington. Libraries. Digital Initiatives
Online Publisher:[Seattle, Wash.] : University of Washington Digital Initiatives
Original Material:

University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division. University of Washington Campus Photograph Collection

Photograph: b&w; 8 x 10 in.

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Forms part of the University of Washington Campus Photographs collection

Forms part of the online collection: King County Snapshots: A Photographic Heritage of Seattle and Surrounding Communities.

Persistent Link to Item:,888