Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

The War and Southern Problems [Article]

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Title

The War and Southern Problems [Article]
The Collegian, Vol. IV
Page 2

Description

Article discusses the War and the effect that it is having on "every phase of life" including the African American population. The article refers to African Americans as "colored" and "negroes" and discusses them in a negative light stating that they are abandoning the crop fields, and "crowding" northern areas in attempts to fill the labor positions left behind by white men going to war.

Source

The Collegian Archive
http://collegian.richmond.edu/cgi-bin/richmond?a=d&d=COL19180201.2.12
Richmond, VA

Date

February 1, 1918

Contributor

Katherine Desloge

Type

Files

Collection

Citation

Dr. W.D. Weatherford, “The War and Southern Problems [Article],” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed November 20, 2017, https://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/24.