Rice University students and faculty protesting outdoors during Masterson presidency controversy, gathered at Sallyport
Rice University students and faculty walking beneath the Sallyport beside Lovett Hall and into the Academic Quad, during the controversy over the presidency of Dr. William Masterson. A number of them appear to have small placards attached to their coats and jackets. Original resource is a black and white photograph.
A five-day controversy rose on the campus of Rice University in February 1969 following the appointment of Dr. William H. Masterson by the Board of Trustees as the university's new President to succeed Kenneth Pitzer, who had resigned in August 1968.
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