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Bleicher, Kevin (fl. 1970) [Police officers at Ohio State University]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09650.101 Author/Creator: Bleicher, Kevin (fl. 1970) Place Written: Columbus, Ohio Type: Photograph Date: May 1970 Pagination: 1 photograph ; 9 x 12.7 cm.

Summary of Content: One color photograph dated May 1970 taken by Kevin Bleicher. Picture is of a view of a street. Mix of officers and students walking in the middle of the road.

Background Information: Protests at Ohio State University began with three groups demonstrating; a black student protest group, a women's equality advocacy group, and anti-Vietnam war group.

People: Bleicher, Kevin, fl. 1970

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: ProtestsStudentsActivismMilitaryPoliceWomen's HistoryAfrican American History

Sub Era: The Seventies

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