Indiana University Archives Exhibits

Founders Day Statement

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Title Founders Day Statement
Description Statement left behind by honor students who walked out of the 1969 Founders Day ceremonies in protest of fee hikes. A contemporary pencil notation on the paper incorrectly marks the date as May 22nd; the correct date is May 7th.

Taken from the IU Archives' reference file "Student Demonstrations - IU Campus - May 1969."
Creator Unknown
Date 1969-05-07
Type Still Image


Unknown, “Founders Day Statement,” Indiana University Archives Exhibits, accessed November 24, 2020,