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Hobart and William Smith Colleges

 Organization

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Campus unrest collection, 1968-1975

 Collection
Identifier: SC-51
Abstract This collection contains materials related to the tumultuous events of 1968-1970, inspired primarily by student opposition to the Vietnam War. These events include the flag-washing incident, the sit-in protesting the Air Force R.O.T.C. program, the firebombing of the R.O.T.C. office in Sherrill Hall, and the campus drug raid and subsequent standoff with police. Additional materials cover the arrests and trials which followed. Thomas Tongyai (a.k.a. Tommy the Traveler) is a primary figure in...
Dates: 1968-1975

Wilson Hinsdale Faude papers, 1965-1969

 Collection
Identifier: SC-67
Scope and Contents This is a small collection containing items from Wilson Hinsdale Fraude's time at Hobart College including newspaper clippings, photographs, and programs from performances. Of particular interest may be the materials covering the resignation of President Holland and the President Selection Committee, which included students, that was formed to select the next President.
Dates: 1965 - 1969; 2015