Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Advertisement "Attention Seniors"

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Title

Advertisement "Attention Seniors"

Description

An advertisement in the Collegian for the Spider Club, a "booster organization of all sports at the University of Richmond," features the Confederate spider mascot at the four corners of the advertisement. The mascot, created by college shop proprietor Buddy Mayo, is wearing a Confederate uniform and hat emblazoned with "UR." This was an "unofficial" mascot of the University of Richmond between 1947, phased out in the 1970s.

Source

"Attention Seniors." The University of Richmond Collegian 64, no. 22 (April 13, 1978): 2. https://collegian.richmond.edu/?a=d&d=COL19780413.2.10.1&e=-------en-20--1--txt-txIN-------

Publisher

The Collegian, University of Richmond

Date

1978-04-13

Language

English

Type

Identifier

Collegian64.22.2-19780413.JPG

Coverage

Richmond (Va.)

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Citation

“Advertisement "Attention Seniors",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed November 21, 2019, https://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/2905.