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2008 Mar. 12

Palmieri, Nancy

Justice for Jason rally at UMass Amherst: protesters in support of Jason Vassell placing flowers in a chain link fence

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "UMass racial assault (AP)." The series depicts a rally on the UMass campus by students and staff (per attached metadata) "in support of Jason Vassell, a 23-year-old African-American UMass student who supporters say has been excessively charged following a Feb. 3 on-campus fight, in Amherst, Mass. Wednesday, March 12, 2008. Vassell faces a h... more

Nancy Palmieri Collection

2006 Sept. 13

Palmieri, Nancy

Protest against a pornographic video store in Northampton: protester handing out fliers to cars on North Street

Northampton (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "Porn shop protest, Northampton (Globe)." The protest was against the proposed opening of a Capital VIdeo store on King Street, Northampton, near the intersection with North Street, in front of the Armory Building. Metadata supplied: "A group of citizens who are opposed to proposed porn shop less than a mile from the downtown area, h... more

Nancy Palmieri Collection

2008 Mar. 12

Palmieri, Nancy

Justice for Jason rally at UMass Amherst: protesters outside the Student Union Building in support of Jason Vassell

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "UMass racial assault (AP)." The series depicts a rally on the UMass campus by students and staff (per attached metadata) "in support of Jason Vassell, a 23-year-old African-American UMass student who supporters say has been excessively charged following a Feb. 3 on-campus fight, in Amherst, Mass. Wednesday, March 12, 2008. Vassell faces a h... more

Nancy Palmieri Collection

2007 Nov. 15

Palmieri, Nancy

UMass student strike: strike organizer with a bullhorn, leading the march outside the Student Union building

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "UMass strike." In November 2007, graduate and undergraduate students at UMass Amherst waged a two-day strike that began with a gathering in the Student Union ballroom and culminated in a ninety minute occupation of Whitmore Hall. The strikers demanded a rollback in student fees, greater funding for diversity initiatives, the ouster ... more

Nancy Palmieri Collection

2007 Nov. 15

Palmieri, Nancy

UMass student strike: strike organizer with a bullhorn, leading the march outside the Student Union building

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "UMass strike." In November 2007, graduate and undergraduate students at UMass Amherst waged a two-day strike that began with a gathering in the Student Union ballroom and culminated in a ninety minute occupation of Whitmore Hall. The strikers demanded a rollback in student fees, greater funding for diversity initiatives, the ouster ... more

Nancy Palmieri Collection

2008 Mar. 12

Palmieri, Nancy

Justice for Jason rally at UMass Amherst: protesters outside the Student Union Building in support of Jason Vassell

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "UMass racial assault (AP)." The series depicts a rally on the UMass campus by students and staff (per attached metadata) "in support of Jason Vassell, a 23-year-old African-American UMass student who supporters say has been excessively charged following a Feb. 3 on-campus fight, in Amherst, Mass. Wednesday, March 12, 2008. Vassell faces a h... more

Nancy Palmieri Collection

2008 Mar. 12

Palmieri, Nancy

Justice for Jason rally at UMass Amherst: protesters rallying by the south side of the Student Union building in support of Jason Vassell

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "UMass racial assault (AP)." The series depicts a rally on the UMass campus by students and staff (per attached metadata) "in support of Jason Vassell, a 23-year-old African-American UMass student who supporters say has been excessively charged following a Feb. 3 on-campus fight, in Amherst, Mass. Wednesday, March 12, 2008. Vassell faces a h... more

Nancy Palmieri Collection

2007 Nov. 15

Palmieri, Nancy

UMass student strike: strikers marching past the Du Bois Library

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "UMass strike." In November 2007, graduate and undergraduate students at UMass Amherst waged a two-day strike that began with a gathering in the Student Union ballroom and culminated in a ninety minute occupation of Whitmore Hall. The strikers demanded a rollback in student fees, greater funding for diversity initiatives, the ouster ... more

Nancy Palmieri Collection

2007 Nov. 15

Palmieri, Nancy

UMass student strike: strike organizer with a bullhorn, leading the march outside the Student Union building

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "UMass strike." In November 2007, graduate and undergraduate students at UMass Amherst waged a two-day strike that began with a gathering in the Student Union ballroom and culminated in a ninety minute occupation of Whitmore Hall. The strikers demanded a rollback in student fees, greater funding for diversity initiatives, the ouster ... more

Nancy Palmieri Collection

1991 Mar. 8

Palmieri, Nancy

Elderly man with bloodied head (Wilfrid Lapierre) being arrested and put into patrol car by two policemen after protesting the banking crisis

Providence (R.I.) - From a series of photographs labeled "Protest in Providence (elder arrest)." The man (Wilfrid Lapierre) had entered the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce Building with a rolled up American flag to confront Gov. Bruce G. Sundlun about the banking crisis, got into a fight with a security officer and was arrested.

Nancy Palmieri Collection