Gallery view

1968 May

Sommer, Mark

Police monitors and antiwar demonstrators in downtown Tokyo protest

Tokyo (Japan) - Policemen on foot and atop military truck monitor anti-Vietnam War protesters in downtown Tokyo. From a series of photographs in Tokyo, Japan.

Mark Sommer Papers

1968 May

Sommer, Mark

Tightly confined and closely monitored antiwar demonstrators in downtown Tokyo

Tokyo (Japan) - Group of anti-Vietnam War protesters, some with signs, crowded into a small space by the road, next to policemen monitoring the demonstration from atop a military truck. From a series of photographs in Tokyo, Japan.

Mark Sommer Papers

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

1969 Dec. 7

Albertson, Jeff

Young Americans for Freedom pro-Vietnam War demonstration, Boston Common

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs of a "Tell it to Hanoi" demonstration on Boston Common by Young Americans for Freedom and the Veterans of Foreign Wars in support of the War in Vietnam. Shot of crowd.

Jeff Albertson Photograph Collection