Indiana University Archives Exhibits

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Student Senate resolution accusing the IU Board of Trustees of acting in bad faith regarding their meeting with student leaders on May 11, 1969. The resolution argues that the Trustees failed to meet a number of key provisions in the students'…

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Student Senate resolution urging that no penalties be levied by the administration against students who had participated in demonstrations, the class boycott, or the Ballantine lock-in. Taken from Indiana University Student Senate Records, 1938-1979,…

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Student Senate resolution condemning racist policies and encouraging members of minority groups to attend open meetings of the Senate. This copy has been annotated by an unknown person, likely a member of the Senate. Taken from Indiana University…

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Student Senate resolution encouraging a change in how scholarships created out of Little 500 revenue are distributed. The resolution suggests that at least half of said scholarships should go to African-American students. This copy has been annotated…

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Student Senate bill adding a member of the Afro-American Student Association to the IU Student Senate. Several notes have been written on the document, likely by a member of the Senate. Taken from Indiana University Student Senate Records, 1938-1979,…

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Newsletter describing the Little 500 sit-in and applauding the efforts of the black students involved. Taken from Eggshell Press records, 1966-1968, collection number C292. Go to the finding aid

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Flyer listing the demands made by black students demonstrating at the stadium where the Little 500 was to take place. The students were protesting discriminatory clauses found in the national charters of fraternities. Taken from Eggshell Press…

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Newspaper article describing the number of police prepared to move against the students who had locked administrators inside Ballantine Hall. No police entered the building, and the students disbanded on their own at the end of the meeting.

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Newspaper brief describing the results of the trial of seven individuals involved in the Ballantine lock-in two years earlier. All defendants were found not guilty of the charge of "Rout," a misdemeanor offense originally devised to curtail the…

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Newspaper article describing the proceedings of the trial of seven individuals facing misdemeanor charges related to their participation in the Ballantine lock-in two years earlier.

Taken from the IU Archives' reference file "Student Demonstrations…
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