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Student wearing Nixon Mask

Printed in the BMCC 1971 yearbook, Prism, this photograph shows a BMCC student wearing a plastic President Nixon mask in front of BMCC's "B-bldg" at the height of the 1970's protests. Students demands included an end to student fees and a day care center for thier families as well as national issues related to the war in Vietnam.
Source | Friedheim, Bill
Creators | Curtis, John; Landsman, Robert; Lee, James
Date Created | May 1970
Rights | Obtain From Prism - 1971, BMCC Yearbook
Item Type | Still Image (Photograph)
Cite This document | Curtis, John, Landsman, Robert, and Lee, James, “Student wearing Nixon Mask,” CUNY Digital History Archive, accessed April 24, 2019,

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