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Students gathered around upside-down flag, University of Maryland, 1970

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Summary:On a rainy day at the University of Maryland, students carrying umbrellas gather around the flagpole on campus, where the flag is displayed at half-staff and turned upside down, spring 1970.
Creator:Kremkau, Wesley M.
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:College Park
Temporal subject: 1961-1970
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:College Park
Topical subjects:Demonstrations
Student movements
Vietnam War, 1961-1976
Flags
ArchivesUM location:Philip Geraci collection
  • box 1
  • folder Problems [Student Work, #1]
  • accession 2006-167
Repository:University Archives
Browse terms:University of Maryland
Civil Rights, Civic Engagement
University AlbUM Browse terms:People
Collection:University AlbUM
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