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Besag (Frank P.) Papers, 1967

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17/F/146 Abstract:

This collection contains individual and group interviews which were used as source material for Frank Besag's book Anatomy of a Riot: Buffalo, 1967, a case study comprised primarily of interviews with witnesses to the events in Buffalo from June 26 through July 1, 1967. The interviews were part of a survey commissioned by State University of New York at Buffalo president Martin Meyerson.  Also included are newspaper clippings about the study and a copy of the book.

Topics: Social Activism, UB People, Buffalo and WNY History
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