Guide to the Rice University Thresher student newspaper editor (Brady Tyson) papers, 1948-1949 UA 030
Brady Tyson was editor of the Rice Institute's student newspaper, the Rice Thresher, from 1948 to 1949.
The collection contains letters written to Brady Tyson as editor of the Rice Thresher from September 1, 1948 to February 14, 1949 and photocopies of newspaper letters and articles regarding the segregation controversy, particularly in relation to opportunity for African Americans to be admitted to the Rice Institute graduate school. The material dates from a letter of September 6, 1948, to the Houston Press to an editorial from Texas Technological College in Lubbock, Texas, printed in the Rice Thresher of March 2, 1949.
This material is open for research. Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via firstname.lastname@example.org or call 713-348-2586.
Permission to publish material from the Thresher Editor Papers must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library.
Rice University Thresher student newspaper editor (Brady Tyson) papers, 1948-1949, UA 030, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University
This collection was donated by the Thresher office on May 12, 1997.
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