C. Lavar Rockwood letter on riots at Brigham Young University
Scope and Contents
Letter to BYU Broadcasting from C. LaVar Rockwood describing two riots that took place at Brigham Young University in the 1960s. The first occurred at the old football stadium and was protesting the shortening of the Christmas vacation. The second took place at Helaman Halls shortly after two dorms had been converted to house women and was known as the "panty raid." Ernest L. Wilkinson was involved in resolving the "panty raid."
- Rockwood, C. Lavar, 1928-2015 (creator, Person)
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C. LaVar Rockwood served as Assistant Dean of Students and Coordinator of Student Activities in the 1960s.
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Transferred from the Harold B. Lee Library Administrative offices, August 2006.
University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).
- Register of C. Lavar Rockwood letter on riots at Brigham Young University
- Jennifer Kim
- 2011 September 8
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.