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Three 1970 photographs of BMCC mass meeting

Printed in Prism, the BMCC 1971 yearbook, these photographs are part of a series that documents the student takeover of one of the BMCC buildings in May 1970. Faculty members Bill Friedheim and Jim Perlstein are shown speaking in support of student demands and about the larger anti-war movement. Student leader Ralph Hudgins (top left) was one of the student leaders speaking in support of a strike to shut down the school.
Date Created | May 1970
Rights | Obtain From Prism -1971, BMCC Yearbook
Item Type | Still Image (Photograph)
Cite This document | “Three 1970 photographs of BMCC mass meeting,” CUNY Digital History Archive, accessed December 15, 2019,

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