Indiana University Archives Exhibits

"Blacks Lock Negotiators in Ballantine"

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Title "Blacks Lock Negotiators in Ballantine"
Description Newspaper article describing the events of the night of May 8, 1969. That night over 100 African-American students "locked in" student leaders and administrators in Ballantine Hall to force serious discussion of the fee hikes planned for the following Fall.

Taken from the IU Archives' reference file "Student Demonstrations - Ballantine Lock-in"
Creator Indiana Daily Student
Date 1969-05-09
Type Still Image


Indiana Daily Student, “"Blacks Lock Negotiators in Ballantine",” Indiana University Archives Exhibits, accessed April 22, 2018,