“Negroes Protest Discrimination”

African American students published an “Open Letter to the Gentlemen in the Administration” in the Minnesota Daily, protesting the University administration’s policy of discrimination and the closing of the International House because students integrated it.

CreatorMinnesota DailySourceUniversity of Minnesota Archives, “Letter Scores Co-op Closing, Warns of Insidious Race Prejudice,” Minnesota Daily, April 9, 1942, p. 1, 5.RightsImage is available courtesy the University of Minnesota Archives. For additional information about the use or re-use of this image please contact the University of Minnesota Archives at www.lib.umn.edu/uarchives.CoverageUniversity of MinnesotaTime Period1940s