Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Article "Choral Society Is To Be Formed By Director of Club"

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Article "Choral Society Is To Be Formed By Director of Club"

Description

This article is about the Director of Club's decision to replace the Glee Club with the Male Choral Society. The article equates a minstrel performance with "some lighter and more frivolous class of entertainment." A minstrel show is an entertainment show that consisted of dancing, music, and comedy, and was mainly performed by white people in blackface.

Source

"Choral Society is to be Formed by Director of Club." The Richmond Collegian IX, no. 3 (September 29, 1922): 1, 8. http://collegian.richmond.edu/cgi-bin/richmond?a=d&d=COL19220929.2.5&srpos=2&e=01-01-1922-31-12-1922--en-50--1--txt-txIN-

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The Collegian, University of Richmond

Date

1922-09-29

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English

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RichmondCollegianIX.3.1-19220929.JPG

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Richmond (Va.)

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“Article "Choral Society Is To Be Formed By Director of Club",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed October 13, 2019, https://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/194.