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1970 Apr. 15

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Protesters arguing Moratorium to End the War in Vietnam protest on Boston Common

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "April 15 Moratorium (a few goodies); Abbie Hoffman double exposed." Photos of massive antiwar protests on Boston Common sponsored by the Massachusetts Moratorium Committee and the Student Mobilization Committee.

Peter Simon Collection

1967 Sept. 20

Simon, Peter, 1947-

UFOWC grape pickers strike at Stop and Shop: BU News reporter Paul Trowbridge approaching a protestor

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled, "grape pickers at Stop and Shop." Taken at a protest organized by members of the United Farm Workers Organizing Committee and Harvard student Alan Moonves.

Peter Simon Collection

1968 Apr. 25

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Administration representatives (?) at the Umoja (Black student organization) occupation of the administration building, Boston University

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of images labeled "Umoja taveoker of administration building." Umoja, the Black Student Union at Boston University, occupied the administration building for twelve hours before winning concessions on nine demands from President Armand Christ-Janer including appointing a Martin Luther King Chair of Social Ethics; establishing an Afro-American Affairs Coordi... more

Peter Simon Collection

1967 Oct. 16

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Resistance rally: demonstrators marching by Boston Common, police officer in foreground

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled, "Resistance rally: draft card burning." Taken at a morning rally on Boston Common, the march to Arlington Street Church, and the draft card burning inside the church.

Peter Simon Collection

1967 Oct. 16

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Resistance rally: demonstrators walking down Boylston Street, two signs in crowd reading 'Afro Americans against the War'

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled, "Resistance rally: draft card burning." Taken at a morning rally on Boston Common, the march to Arlington Street Church, and the draft card burning inside the church.

Peter Simon Collection

1967 Sept. 20

Simon, Peter, 1947-

UFOWC grape pickers strike at Stop and Shop: protestors holding signs

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled, "grape pickers at Stop and Shop." Taken at a protest organized by members of the United Farm Workers Organizing Committee and Harvard student Alan Moonves.

Peter Simon Collection

1968 Apr. 1

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Spontaneous parade in Boston on hearing that Lyndon Johnson would not pursue a second term as president: student raising his arms in celebration

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of images labeled "Hooray, hooray, LBJ gave up today' 2:00 AM parade."

Peter Simon Collection

1967 Oct. 16

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Resistance rally: demonstrators marching down Boylston Street

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled, "Resistance rally: draft card burning." Taken at a morning rally on Boston Common, the march to Arlington Street Church, and the draft card burning inside the church.

Peter Simon Collection

1970 Apr. 15

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Two older men at the protest Moratorium to End the War in Vietnam protest on Boston Common

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "April 15 Moratorium (a few goodies); Abbie Hoffman double exposed." Photos of massive antiwar protests on Boston Common sponsored by the Massachusetts Moratorium Committee and the Student Mobilization Committee.

Peter Simon Collection

1967 Oct. 16

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Resistance rally: demonstrators marching

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled, "Resistance rally: draft card burning." Taken at a morning rally on Boston Common, the march to Arlington Street Church, and the draft card burning inside the church.

Peter Simon Collection