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Rice University Thresher student newspaper editor (Brady Tyson) papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 030
Abstract The collection consists of 1948 and 1949 correspondence with Brady Tyson, editor of the Rice Thresher; his editorials favoring admission of qualified African Americans to Rice Institute; and newspaper reports on the Tyson material and public response to it. The content ends with President Huston’s letter to the editor of the Thresher, pointing out that Rice was chartered for white students only.
Dates: 1948 - 1949

Texas Human Rights Foundation records

 Collection
Identifier: MS 659
Overview This collection comprises records and materials related to the Texas Human Rights Foundation, from 1978 to the mid 1990s.
Dates: 1978 - 1995

William V. Ballew, Jr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 254
Abstract: The collection consists of William V. Ballew, Jr.'s workpapers, correspondence, minutes, and news clippings relating to the Houston-Harris County Economic Opportunity Organization. William V. Ballew, Jr., a Houston attorney, served as Chairman, Board of Trustees, Houston-Harris County Economic Opportunities Committee, an organization that initiated welfare programs as part of President Lyndon Johnson’s War on Poverty.
Dates: 1965 - 1968