Student Demonstration (1968)

Students protest for reforms at Tuskegee Institute

Video footage of a demonstration that took place on Tuskegee’s campus in the wake of the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr., the Vietnam War, and continued police brutality against the African American community. Tuskegee students demanded administrative changes to the university’s curriculum. Edited video file, for full version contact Tuskegee Archives at

  • Date Created: 08-1968
  • Date Digitized: 07-28-2021 by Lesa Redmond
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Subject: Civil Rights; student activism; Tuskegee history
  • Format: mp4
  • Source: reel to reel
  • Rights: Tuskegee University Archives