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Bleicher, Kevin (fl. 1970) [World War I plaque on Ohio State University campus]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09650.109 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 black and white photograph dated May 1970 taken by Kevin Bleicher. Pictured is a rock with a plaque that reads, "In honor of Those Sons of the Ohio State University who have answered the call to the colors in the year 1917." In the background are National Guard officers in front of an administrative building.

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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