“Negroes Protest Discrimination,” A Letter Regarding the International House

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. By this point, the Negro Student Council appears to no longer be functioning.

CreatorMinnesota DailySourceUniversity of Minnesota Archives, “Letter Scores Co-op Closing, Warns of Insidious Race Prejudice,” Minnesota Daily, April 9, 1942, p. 1, 5.Date09/04/1942RightsImage 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