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1967 Nov. 16

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Young woman (secretary?) seated at a desk in the Boston University Placement Office, at start of student occupation to protest on-campus recruiting by Dow Chemical Co., manufacturer of napalm

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "ABF #1. Conference in Charlottesville, Va.," though apparently in error: all appear to be taken at the student protest against on-campus recruiting by Dow Chemical Co., manufacturer of napalm, at the University Placement Office (195 Bay State Road), lead by the Boston University Anti-Draft Union and the Students for a Democratic Soc... more

Peter Simon Collection

1967 Nov. 16

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Man (policeman?) with head in hands at the University Placement Office, Boston University: occupied by students opposing on-campus recruiting by Dow Chemical Co.

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "ABF #1. Conference in Charlottesville, Va.," though apparently in error: all appear to be taken at the student protest against on-campus recruiting by Dow Chemical Co., manufacturer of napalm, at the University Placement Office (195 Bay State Road), lead by the Boston University Anti-Draft Union and the Students for a Democratic Soc... more

Peter Simon Collection

1967 Nov. 16

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Protesters sitting in a circle during the occupation of the University Placement Office, Boston University, opposing on-campus recruiting by Dow Chemical Co.

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "ABF #1. Conference in Charlottesville, Va.," though apparently in error: all appear to be taken at the student protest against on-campus recruiting by Dow Chemical Co., manufacturer of napalm, at the University Placement Office (195 Bay State Road), lead by the Boston University Anti-Draft Union and the Students for a Democratic Soc... more

Peter Simon Collection

1967 Nov. 16

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Man (policeman?) with head in hands at the University Placement Office, Boston University: occupied by students opposing on-campus recruiting by Dow Chemical Co.

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "ABF #1. Conference in Charlottesville, Va.," though apparently in error: all appear to be taken at the student protest against on-campus recruiting by Dow Chemical Co., manufacturer of napalm, at the University Placement Office (195 Bay State Road), lead by the Boston University Anti-Draft Union and the Students for a Democratic Soc... more

Peter Simon Collection