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dc.contributor.authorRoosth, Bob
dc.date.accessioned 2021-12-17T19:41:41Z
dc.date.available 2021-12-17T19:41:41Z
dc.date.issued 1970-04-11
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/1911/111866
dc.description Black and white negative of a painted banner saying "OCCUPIED!" strung up on the glass doors of the Allen Center building during the student protests regarding the administration's refusal to host Abbie Hoffman and his lawyer Leonard Weinglass.
dc.description.abstract A multi-week incident occurred in Spring 1970 after the Student Center Board invited Abbie Hoffman to speak at an event, but were forced by the administration to rescind the invitation. While this occurred, there were bomb threats, the Dean of Students office was set on fire, students protested, and students occupied Allen Center.
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher Rice University
dc.rightsRights to this material belong to Rice University. This digital version is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license. Permission to examine physical and digital collection items does not imply permission for publication. Fondren Library’s Woodson Research Center / Special Collections has made these materials available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any uses beyond the spirit of Fair Use require permission from owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns. See http://library.rice.edu/guides/publishing-wrc-materials
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
dc.subjectEvents
dc.title Allen Center occupation banner
dc.digitization.specifications Images were captured using the Epson Perfection 1670 PHOTO or Epson Expression 10000XL flatbed scanner and Epson Scan software.  Master Tiff images were scanned at 24-bit color, 400 ppi. Derivative files are PDF for text and JPG & JPEG2000 for images.
dc.date.original 1970-04-11
dc.source.collection Bob Roosth photograph collection UA 391, Box 1, Folder 4, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University
dc.identifier.digital wrc09253
dc.type.genre photographs
dc.type.dcmi Image
dc.identifier.citation Roosth, Bob. "Allen Center occupation banner." (1970) Rice University: https://hdl.handle.net/1911/111866.


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