(Greater Vernon Museum and Archives photo #30399)

(Greater Vernon Museum and Archives photo #30399)

Our History in Pictures

In protest at Vernon courthouse, circa 1971

High school students protesting the testing of nuclear weapons on Amchitka Island, Alaska, by the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission. Photo taken in 1971 outside the Vernon Court House.

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