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Millard M. Bush, a Mississippi Steel Corporation stockholder and Jackson law partner, writes to MSU President Colvard to express his commitment to segregation. Bush also explains that he believes in States' Rights, which leads him to support Colvard's decision to send MSU to the NCAA tournament.
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Mississippi State University--Basketball--History ; College integration ; Segregation--Mississippi--20th century ; Colvard, Dean W., 1913-2007 ; McCarthy, James Harrison, 1923-1975 ; African Americans ; Intercollegiate sports ; Civil rights movements--Mississippi--History--20th century
Mississippi State University Basketball, Integration, 1963, Coach Babe McCarthy, Dean Colvard
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Dean Colvard Collection
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Bush, Millard M. Jr., "Letter, Millard M. Bush, Jr., to Mississippi State University President Dean W. Colvard, March 6, 1963" (2023). MSU vs Loyola 1963 - The Game of Change. 31.