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Date of Work

3-13-1965

Description

Demonstrators for Civil Rights march through campus carrying sings on March 13, 1965. The Demonstrators are photographed on the east side of Merrifield Hall. In the wake of incidents in Selma, AL, nearly 125 students, faculty, and towns people marched in protest of the restriction of African American Voting Rights in the South and discrimination against migrant workers. (Information from 1965 Dacotah, pg. 51)

Subject

Students -- North Dakota -- Grand Forks; Teachers -- North Dakota -- Grand Forks; Buildings -- North Dakota -- Grand Forks; Universities & colleges -- North Dakota -- Grand Forks

Places Depicted

North Dakota--Grand Forks; North Dakota

Organizations Depicted

University of North Dakota; Merrifield Hall (Grand Forks, N.D.)

Rights

Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota

Keywords

March, Merrifield Hall, Demonstrators, Students, Faculty, Civil Rights, Signs, Protest, Civil rights demonstrations, Universities and colleges - Faculty, Signs and signboards, Student protesters, College students, College buildings, March (Month)

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