Papers, [ca. 1969]-[ca. 1972].


Kruskal, William, 1919-. Papers, [ca. 1969]-[ca. 1972].

Papers, [ca. 1969]-[ca. 1972].

Contains memoranda, some correspondence, minutes, reports, magazine and newspaper clippings, and other material relating to campus unrest at the University of Chicago and elsewhere in the United States in the late 1960s. Also includes material relating to the Faculty Committee on Government Contracts and Grants at the University of Chicago.

1 linear ft.

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