Some documentation from the 60s at the University of Texas
From the Nov. 8, 1962 Daily Texan. (Click images to enlarge.) Some “Y” cabinet members expressed anxiety about Pete Seeger singing there, but they voted to allow it.
Posted on January 22, 2011 at 12:01 pm in Civil rights, University "Y" | RSS feed
It seems incredible to me that anybody would express concern about hearing a folk singer, whatever his views. Sounds a lot like censorship to me. But that was a long time ago and obviously a dollar were a lot further than it does today.
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