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Thumbnail of Resistance on the Boston Common: shot of crowd of antiwar demonstrators, with             man holding large sign with Resistance symbol and reading 'Le chronic'

1968 Apr. 3

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Resistance on the Boston Common: shot of crowd of antiwar demonstrators, with man holding large sign with Resistance symbol and reading 'Le chronic'

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of images labeled "April 3rd Resistance at Boston Common."

Peter Simon Collection

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Thumbnail of MIT war research demonstration: demonstrators marching through campus

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

Thumbnail of MIT war research demonstration: Lacey Mason among demonstrators

1969 Nov. 4

Simon, Peter, 1947-

MIT war research demonstration: Lacey Mason among demonstrators

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

Thumbnail of Press photographers climbing scaffolding above crowd of protesters Moratorium to End the War in Vietnam protest on Boston Common

1970 Oct. 27

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Press photographers climbing scaffolding above crowd of protesters Moratorium to End the War in Vietnam protest on Boston Common

Montague (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

Thumbnail of Resistance on the Boston Common: a dog wandering among the protesters

1968 Apr. 3

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Resistance on the Boston Common: a dog wandering among the protesters

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of images labeled "April 3rd Resistance at Boston Common."

Peter Simon Collection

Thumbnail of John M. 'Mike' O'Connor, talking at the Sala de Puerto Rico : Vietnam War sanctuary at MIT

1968 Oct. 30

Simon, Peter, 1947-

John M. 'Mike' O'Connor, talking at the Sala de Puerto Rico : Vietnam War sanctuary at MIT

Cambridge (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "MIT social sanctuary," when AWOL soldier John M. "Mike" O'Connor was given sanctuary in the Sala de Puerto Rico at MIT.

Peter Simon Collection