University of Richmond Race & Racism Project

The Web 1928 "Rat Day 1928"

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Title

The Web 1928 "Rat Day 1928"

Description

Image found on collage in the College Life section of "The Tower" or the Westhampton College section of the 1928 Web yearbook. The image depicts Rat Day, or freshman hazing day, during which two students were featured in blackface and costume.

Source

Virginia Baptist Historical Society, The Web 1928: 182.

Publisher

The Web, University of Richmond

Date

1928

Relation

Language

English

Identifier

Web.182-1928.jpg

Coverage

Richmond (Va.)

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Citation

“The Web 1928 "Rat Day 1928",” University of Richmond Race & Racism Project, accessed February 6, 2023, https://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/138.