Indiana University Archives Exhibits

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Newspaper article describing the events surrounding the May 1969 student fee hike protest.

Taken from the IU Archives' reference file "Student Demonstrations Jan/June 1969."

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Flyer distributed by the Young Socialist Alliance promoting a continuation of the student class boycott of May 1969. The flyer includes hand-written notes by an unknown party that are critical of the content.

Taken from the IU Archives' reference…

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Newspaper photograph depicting black students joining a rally in Dunn Meadow. The rally was one of many protesting fee hikes for the following school year.

Taken from the IU Archives' reference file "Student Demonstrations Jan/June 1969."

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Newspaper brief explaining the planned march on the Indiana Statehouse in protest of fee hikes. The march drew students from several universities.

Taken from the IU Archives' reference file "Student Demonstrations 1969."

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Flyer distributed at Dunn Meadow during the 1969 class boycott stating the protesters' demands and affirming their peaceful intentions.

Taken from the IU Archives' reference file "Student Demonstrations - IU Campus - May 1969."

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Flyer handed out during the April 30, 1969 student rally outside of Owen Hall. The flyer encourages students to boycott classes for the next two days and to return home to spread word about the students' cause.

Taken from the IU Archives' reference…

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Newspaper article describing the various proposals from student leaders on how to combat fee hikes at IU.

Taken from the IU Archives' reference file "Student Demonstrations Jan/June 1969."

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Newspaper article recounting Indiana Governor Edgar D. Whitcomb's response to student agitation over proposed fee hikes. Whitcomb did not believe that the fee hikes were the real cause of the protests, instead pointing at mysterious "out-of-state…

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Flyer listing reasons for the Black students' sit-in at site of the Little 500. The students were protesting discriminatory clauses found in the national charters of fraternities.

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

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Photograph depicting Clarence "Rollo" Turner and other black students speaking to press during the 1968 Little 500 Sit-in. Few photographs of the event have survived. Taken from the 1969 Arbutus.
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