The Way We Were: The University of Texas in "the Sixties"

     
Students protesting the removal of trees to allow for the expansion of Memorial Stadium, 1969.
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  Students protesting the removal of trees
     
President Richard Nixon proclaims UT the national champion in collegiate football   President Richard Nixon proclaims UT the national champion in collegiate football after its victory over 2nd-ranked Arkansas, 1969.
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The Vulcan Gas Company, a club on Congress Avenue, introduced students to “psychedelic” rock & roll.
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  The Vulcan Gas Company
     
The Rag   The Rag was the official newspaper of the campus counterculture. In 1970, however, salesman Jeff Jones would become the president of the Students Association.
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