Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Advertisement "Make it a family affair"

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Title

Advertisement "Make it a family affair"
Alumni Bulletin

Description

The Fall 1963 edition of the Alumni Bulletin includes an advertisement for the Thanksgiving Festival football match, held at Richmond City Stadium. The advertisement highlights special family prices to encourage alumni families to attend the match between University of Richmond and the College of William and Mary. The advertisement depicts a drawing young white family with two children. Richmond's Spider mascot is featured, wearing a Confederate uniform. The mascot for William and Mary's team, then known as the Indians, is depicted as an uncivilized caricature of a Native American male.

Source

"Make it a family affair" Advertisement, Alumni Bulletin, Fall 1963. October 12, 2016.

Publisher

Alumni Bulletin, University of Richmond

Date

Fall 1963

Format

Identifier

RG 6

Coverage

Virginia Baptist Historical Society

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Citation

“Advertisement "Make it a family affair",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed November 21, 2019, https://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/302.