Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Memo from E. Bruce Heilman to Dr. Henry Stewart

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Memo from E. Bruce Heilman to Dr. Henry Stewart

Description

This memo from former president of the University, E. Bruce Heilman, talks about the benefits of Black Studies courses. In it, Heilman references a story that ran in a recent copy of Advocate magazine detailing the "fine story on the black community in urban America and the University of Richmond." He goes on to discuss the benefits of "education by exposure" and details how offering the Black Studies course would improve students' education.

Source

Memo from E. Bruce Heilman to Dr. Henry Stewart, 17 December 1973, RG 7.1. Box 1 Folder 13 "Black Studies", University Archives, Virginia Baptist Historical Society.

Date

1973-12-17

Language

English

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Coverage

Richmond (Va).

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Heilman, E. Bruce (Earl Bruce), 1926-, “Memo from E. Bruce Heilman to Dr. Henry Stewart,” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed November 15, 2019, http://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/2970.