Students Assemble outside Steak and Shake | University of Illinois Archives

Title:
Students Assemble outside Steak and Shake
Date:
1946-06-04
Description:

Students assemble outside a Champaign County Steak and Shake to protest its discriminatory serving practices. The student-community interracial committee helped plan and peacefully picket the establishment. Signs make comment on Illini track-star Herb McKenley earning national acclaim but would still be denied a seat due to being Black.

Original Print can be found in RS 15/16/21, Box 4, S-CIC Restaurants (campus) , clippings and photographs scrapbook, 1946

Phys. Desc:
8 cm W x 13.5 cm H
ID:
0010744
Repository:
University of Illinois Archives
Found in:
Subjects:
Rights:
The holder of copyright for this image is unknown. Please contact us if you would like to purchase a high-resolution copy of the image or if you can help us identify the copyright holder.


Page Generated in: 0.565 seconds (using 86 queries).
Using 6.94MB of memory. (Peak of 7.17MB.)

Powered by Archon Version 3.21 rev-3
Copyright ©2017 The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign