Dr. Masterson speaking with bullhorn during the Masterson presidency controversy, Rice University, distant view
Dr. Masterson during the controversy over his presidency of Rice University. He is shown outdoors, speaking into a bullhorn, with a building visible behind him, with the heads of some of his listeners blurred in the foreground. 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.
Events; Rice University--History; Masterson, William H. (William Henry), 1914-1983; Rice University--Presidents--Controversies; Masterson, William H. (William Henry), 1914-1983--Resignation from office; More... Megaphones--Texas--Houston; Masterson, William H. (William Henry), 1914-1983--Faculty Less...
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