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Article "Chinese Students of University Celebrate Founding of Republic"

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Article "Chinese Students of University Celebrate Founding of Republic"

Description

This article describes Chinese students celebrating the eleventh anniversary of the Chinese Republic. Organized by the Chinese Students Organization (Chinese Club), the students held a banquet at Shanghai Restaurant. The event is compared to the American celebration of July 4th, a day of patriotic celebration. A student from the Medical College of Virginia attended the celebrations, along with eight Chinese students from the University of Richmond. Students paraded through the city with the flag of the Republic of China, and are pictured with a flag in the article. The article notes that students attended Pui Ching Baptist Academy (Pui Ching Middle School) in Canton (Guangzhou), China, prior to their arrival at the University of Richmond

Source

"Chinese Students of University Celebrate Founding of Republic." The University of Richmond Collegian IX, no. 5, (October 13, 1922): 2. https://collegian.richmond.edu/?a=d&d=COL19221013.2.22&e=-------en-20--1--txt-txIN-------

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The Richmond Collegian, University of Richmond

Date

1922-10-13

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English

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Richmond (Va.)

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“Article "Chinese Students of University Celebrate Founding of Republic",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed September 18, 2019, http://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/2918.