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On March 30, 1960 approximately 2000 people peacefully marched through downtown Baton Rouge to protest the arrest of 23 Southern University students on March 28th in sit-ins protesting the downtown lunch counters that continued to refuse to serve African Americans. Shown here in front of Bagalman's Fashion Corner 600-04 N. Third St.

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  • Title: CORE Demonstrations
  • Location Created: Baton Rouge (La.)
  • Physical Dimensions: tiff
  • Type: image
  • Rights: Physical rights are retained by the East Baton Rouge Parish Library. Copyright is retained in accordance with U. S. copyright laws.

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