Gallery view

1979 Sept. 23

Simon, Peter, 1947-

MUSE concert and rally: Bella Abzug in red hat speaking at the No Nukes rally

New York (N.Y.) - From a series of photographs depicting the No Nukes rally at the then landfill in Battery Park and three-day concert in Madison Square Garden, organized by the Musicians for United for Safe Energy.

Peter Simon Collection

1969 Jan. 13

Simon, Peter, 1947-

African American occupiers in front of Ford Hall and banner proclaiming 'Malcolm X University': white student support for Brandeis University African American student protest

Waltham (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "Brandeis demonstration NEL." Students occupied Ford and Sydeman Halls on Jan. 8, 1969, demanding better minority representation on campus.

Peter Simon Collection

1969 Jan. 13

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Crowd raising their hands at the demonstration: white student support for Brandeis University African American student protest

Waltham (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "Brandeis demonstration NEL." Students occupied Ford and Sydeman Halls on Jan. 8, 1969, demanding better minority representation on campus.

Peter Simon Collection

1969 Nov. 4

Simon, Peter, 1947-

MIT war research demonstration: demonstrators in front of the Hermann Building

Cambridge (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled, "MIT demonstration." Taken during a demonstration led by the November Action Coalition to protest research conducted at MIT to support the Vietnam War effort.

Peter Simon Collection

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

1969 Jan. 13

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Crowd at demonstration: white student support for Brandeis University African American student protest

Waltham (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "Brandeis demonstration NEL." Students occupied Ford and Sydeman Halls on Jan. 8, 1969, demanding better minority representation on campus.

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

1969 Nov. 4

Simon, Peter, 1947-

MIT war research demonstration: demonstrators marching through campus

Cambridge (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled, "MIT demonstration." Taken during a demonstration led by the November Action Coalition to protest research conducted at MIT to support the Vietnam War effort.

Peter Simon Collection