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Butler Barksdale, of Sibley Mississippi, expresses his disappoinment in President Dean Colvard's decision to send the MSU basketball team to play an integrated team in the NCAA tournament. Barksdale explains that he wrote to President Hilbun in 1957 and included copies of that letter and Hilbun's response.
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Mississippi State University Basketball, Integration, 1963, Coach Babe McCarthy, Dean Colvard
Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections Division, University Archives.
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Dean Colvard Collection
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Barksdale, Butler C., "Letter, Butler C. Barksdale, to Mississippi State University President Dean W. Colvard, March 6, 1963" (2023). MSU vs Loyola 1963 - The Game of Change. 32.