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Date of Work

3-14-1968

Description

Five demonstrators including: Dr. Ronald Barnes, shown here on the left, Lee Hammon on the right; and Tom Davidson 2nd from right, stage a sit-in on the 2nd floor of the Memorial Union. They are protesting the presence of the armed forces recruiters on campus. Three uniformed Grand Forks police officers ended the protest peacefully. (Information from Dakota Student, March 15, 1968).

Subject

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

Places Depicted

North Dakota--Grand Forks; North Dakota

Organizations Depicted

United States. Army. Reserve Officers' Training Corps; University of North Dakota

People Depicted

Burnes, Ronald; Davidson, Tom; Hammond, Lee

Rights

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

Keywords

Students, Sign, Protest, Army, ROTC, Vietnam, Memorial Union, Dr. Ronald Burnes, Tom Davidson, Lee Hammond, Signs and signboards, College students, Student protesters, Demonstrations, Vietnam War (1961 - 1975), Military uniforms, Armed Forces

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