Black 14 films

The collection contains a silent, 2:18 minute film that portrays protesters, some with black armbands, staging demonstrations at the University of Wyoming. The film was found in a vault of the Wyoming governor's office in 1979. The collection also contains a recording of a panel discussion on the 40th anniversary (2009) of the Black 14 controversy, which included Mel Hamilton, John Griffin, Clinton Isaac Jr., Charles Graves, Kevin McKinney, and Ryan Thorburn.

Additional content for this collection can be found in the "Inventory for collection.”


Film showing protesters on UW campus, October 18, 1969

Film (2:44) showing scenes in UW football stadium parking lot before game against Brigham Young University, including marching protesters.

Resource Identifier
Black 14 (Laramie, Wyo.) Films, Collection No. 10963, Box 1, American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming