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Quad Day Alumni & Administrator Oral History

A group of men who were students and administrators in the late 1960s and early 1970s recall violence and political turmoil surrounding the Vietnam War, the assassination of Martin Luther…

From  University Archives on 07/20/2017 497 plays 0  

David Eisenman's Oral History of Project 500

This collection consists of audio recorded by David Eisenman, Assistant Dean of Students, during the years of Project 500, and touches on his first-hand accounts of the protests by African American…

From  University Archives on 07/13/2017 120 plays 0  

Willard Broom Oral History

Willard Broom attended the University of Illinois in the late 1960s. At first, Willard was oblivious to political activity on campus; but he has memories of escalating tension and…

From  University Archives on 07/7/2017 35 plays 0