Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

The Web 1960 "Seniors of 1960 Richmond College"

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Title

The Web 1960 "Seniors of 1960 Richmond College"

Description

There is an illustration of the Confederate spider on a Richmond College senior section page of the 1960 yearbook. It holds a diploma and a Confederate flag, and is wearing a mortar board. "Confederate Spidey" was the university's "unofficial" mascot from around 1950 to the early 1970s.

Source

Virginia Baptist Historical Society, The Web (1960): 78. Available online via the UR Scholarship Repository.

Publisher

The Web, University of Richmond

Date

1960

Relation

Language

English

Identifier

Web.78-1960.jpg

Coverage

Richmond (Va.)

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Citation

“The Web 1960 "Seniors of 1960 Richmond College",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed July 22, 2019, https://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/2690.