Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Esau Presented Honorary Degree By Olgethorpe

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Esau Presented Honorary Degree By Olgethorpe
The Richmond Collegian, Vol. XXIX, No. 24
Page 3

Description

This article on Esau Brooks, Athletics Director and trainer from 1936, highlights Brooks as the recipient of an honorary degree at the Greek Theater on campus. Brooks received a degree in Osteopathy (physical training) from the College of Oglethorpe. Despite being named Athletics Director, Brooks is described in the article as the "noted trainer of the University of Richmond spiders."

Source

The Collegian Archive
http://collegian.richmond.edu/cgi-bin/richmond?a=d&d=COL19430402.2.15&srpos=1&e=-------en-20--1--txt-txIN-Esau+Brooks------
Richmond, VA

Date

April 2, 1943

Contributor

Leslie Stevens

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Citation

“Esau Presented Honorary Degree By Olgethorpe,” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed November 19, 2017, https://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/134.