Southern Illinois University Carbondale Daily Egyptian Diversity News Archive (Southern Illinois University Carbondale)
  Skip to content  collection home browse advanced search preferences my favorites help   
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next
 
Zoom in Zoom out Pan left Pan right Pan up Pan down Maximum resolution Fit in window Fit to width Rotate left Rotate right Hide/show thumbnail
“Pure Accident”
“Pure Accident”
Item IDEgyptian19610505housing4.tif
Title"Pure Accident"
AuthorDaily Egyptian
DescriptionHe termed it a "pure accident" that the three Negro families living at Southern Hills were living on the same floor and right next to each other.
Original Publication SourceDaily Egyptian
Date1961 May 5
Volume42
Issue50
Page(s)1
Digital File Format.TIF (Tagged Image Format)
Digital File PublisherSpecial Collections Research Center, Morris Library, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Rights StatementAll copyrights held by Southern Illinois University Carbondale. For permission to reproduce, distribute, or otherwise use this image, please contact the Special Collections Research Center, Morris Library, Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Phone: + 1 (618) 453-2516. Email: http://reftrack.lib.siu.edu/reft100.aspx?key=SCRCEmail&cllcid=SCRR
CollectionUniversity Archives: Daily Egyptian Diversity Articles Index
Transcript"Pure Accident"

He termed it a "pure accident" that the three Negro families living at Southern Hills were living on the same floor and right next to each other. Yokie added that it would probably never happen again.
Keene explained that there is certainly no discrimination on the work office student help staff. He said there were several Negroes employed by his department.
Yokie remarked that his office usually recommends housing where accomodations will be found easiest by colored students.
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next