Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

On Wearing Unpleasant Garments [Short Story]

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Title

On Wearing Unpleasant Garments [Short Story]
The Messenger
Page 61 (1 of 3)

Description

A short story about "wearing unpleasant garments." A sentence on this page reads, "When your shoes are decidedly 'English' and your feet are decidedly 'African.' This suggest that "African" had a certain connotation of being less than or dirty.

Creator

Source

Virginia Baptist Historical Society
University of Richmond

Date

1921

Contributor

Kasey McGhee

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Files

Collection

Citation

A.B.C., “On Wearing Unpleasant Garments [Short Story],” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed August 26, 2019, http://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/63.