Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Yiu Fong Leung

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Yiu Fong Leung
The Web 1925
Detail Yiu Fong Leung

Description

This is a picture of a senior at the University of Richmond in 1925 named Yiu Fong Leung. The text next to her picture states, "Who is there at Westhampton who doesn't admire the spunk with which Yiu Fong tackles our Americanism?". Yiu Fong Leung was the first Chinese student to attend Westhampton College in 1922. The text also states that after she finishes studying at Westhampton she plans to return to China even though she has enjoyed studying in America she often feels homesick.

Source

Virginia Baptist Historical Society
Richmond, VA

Date

1925

Contributor

Julia Morris

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Citation

Senior Class of 1925, “Yiu Fong Leung ,” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed December 13, 2019, https://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/221.