Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Campaign poster for Thomas Atkins and Jim Taylor

image number:

P0020593

description:

The slogan reads, in full: "The Right Road to Better Character in Student Government" Atkins was elected Student Body President in 1960 and served during the 1960-1961 school year. He was the first African-American to be student body president at IU and was also the first African-American student body president in The Big Ten.

date taken:

1960

accession number:

2010/005

personal name:

Atkins, Thomas Irving "Tom"

personal name:

Taylor, Jim

building name:

Indiana Memorial Union (IMU / Union Building) (1932)

topic:

Caricatures

topic:

Minorities

topic:

Advertisements

topic:

Campaigns & battles

topic:

Portraits

topic:

Firsts

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

 

Last updated: Friday, September 27, 2019 12:07:08
URL: http://purl.dlib.indiana.edu/iudl/archives/photos/P0020593
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