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Date of Work

3-13-1965

Description

Demonstrators for Civil Rights gather under the Old Main Memorial Sphere on March 13, 1965. 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

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

Places Depicted

North Dakota--Grand Forks; North Dakota

Organizations Depicted

University of North Dakota; Main (Grand Forks, N.D. : Building)

Rights

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

Keywords

Demonstrators, Old Main Memorial Sphere, Civil Rights, Protest, Student protesters, Sphere in art, Metal sculpture, Civil rights demonstrations, March (Month), College students, Universities and colleges - Faculty

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