Demand Black Studies Center - 500 Students Storm Office of President at Scripps College

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Title

Demand Black Studies Center - 500 Students Storm Office of President at Scripps College

Subject

Student
President
Protest
Scripps
Black Studies

Description

This San Bernardino local newspaper reported on the students' demonstration in which more than 500 students stormed the office of Scripps College President Mark Curtis on Mar 4th, 1969. Students were protesting his objections to the establishment of a Black Studies Center at the Claremont Colleges.

Creator

N/A

Source

Special Collections Archives of Ella Strong Denison Library

Publisher

San Bernardino Sun

Date

1969-03-06

Contributor

Yunjin Lin

Rights

This resource is for educational purposes only. There is no downloading or reusing of this document without permission. Contact <a href="mailto:aharley@scrippscollege.edu?Subject=Claremont%20Activism%20Archive">Professor Anne Harley</a> for more information.

Relation

N/A

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

Text

Coverage

1969
Claremont, California

Collection

Citation

N/A, “Demand Black Studies Center - 500 Students Storm Office of President at Scripps College,” Claremont Colleges Activism Archive, accessed July 22, 2024, https://claremontactivism.omeka.net/items/show/59.

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