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Includes coverage of Breitler's attempt to enroll at FAMU and reactions, including the ongoing investigation of a cross-burning in front of Kellum Hall, Breitler's residence at the time.
Newspaper article stating FAMU's decision to allow the Board of Control, the central policymaking for state institutions, decide whether Alan Breitler could be admitted to the university.
An article commending Breitler's attempts to enroll in the historically black FAMU in the fall of 1960.
Senior photograph of Alan Breitler in the 1960 "Tally Ho" yearbook
An article in the Florida Flambeau reporting Alan Breitler's resignation from his post as the undersecretary of welfare for religious affairs in the Florida State University Student Senate.
An editorial article in the Florida Flambeau commending FSU President Stanley Marshall and Student Body President Ray Gross for their actions to address the discrimination of Black students on campus.
A letter to the students of FSU in which Student Body President Raymond Gross describing his actions to address discrimination at FSU.
A newspaper article describing the circumstances that led 200 black students to hold a "talk-in" in university President Stanley Marshall's office for about 90 minutes. The students gathered to demand amnesty for two black students who had been…
A newspaper article reporting the claim that an FSU student was cut from the cheerleading squad because of her race.
A newspaper article reporting on the boycott urged by black FSU students because they felt that the school administration and state legislature were ignoring the needs of black students at FSU, UF, and FAMU. The article also reports on the open forum…
Photograph of the first African American man to accept a football scholarship to attend FSU.