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- Vietnam War Era Ephemera Collection
- Ethics of harassment: A UDM report [page 2 of 2]
- University District Movement
- Contributor to Resource:
- University of Washington. Libraries. Digital Initiatives
- Date of Original:
- Police brutality--Washington (State)--Seattle
Civil rights--Washington (State)--Seattle
Homeless persons--Washington (State)--Seattle
University District Movement
University District (Seattle, Wash.)
Police--Complaints against--Washington (State)--Seattle
- United States, Washington, King County, Seattle, 47.60621, -122.33207
- fliers (printed matter)
- Announces: "The Seattle police overstep their bounds in the District: the attitudes and sheer numbers of uniformed patrolmen at times lend this University community the air of an armed camp."
Calls for: End to police harassment, intimidation, and illegal searches in the University District.
Background information: The University District Movement (UDM) was formed in 1967 as a reaction against police and local merchant harassment of "hippies" and racial minorities. (Crowley, Walt. Rites of Passage: A Memoir of the Sixties in Seattle. Seattle: University of Washington Press. pp. 65-67)
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.
- Metadata URL:
- IIIF manifest:
- Scanned from original text at 400 dpi in color, saved in JPEG format and resized to 600 ppi horizontal. Saved at compression rate 3. 2004.
35 x 21.5 cm
- Original Collection:
- Vietnam War Era Ephemera Collection, Box 6/6. University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division.
- Contributing Institution:
- University of Washington. Libraries. Special Collections Division