Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Photograph "Unreconstructed Rebels"

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Photograph "Unreconstructed Rebels"

Description

Published in the Westhampton Class Notes section of the Alumni Bulletin, a photograph depicts two young boys raising the third national flag of the Confederacy (the "Blood-Stained Banner") at their home in Lears Glen, near Annapolis, MD. Their names are indicated as Robert Edward Lee Lears and Thomas Jonathan Jackson Lears, sons of Margaret Baptist Lears (WC '33). The children are noted as descendents from prominent figures including Confederate General A. P. Hill, and the Rev. Edward Baptist, founder of Richmond College.

Source

"Unreconstructed Rebels," Alumni Bulletin, April, 1954, p. 15. Accessed October 13, 2016.

Publisher

Alumni Bulletin, University of Richmond

Date

Spring - April, 1954

Format

Coverage

Alumni Bulletin Vols. 16-20 (1951-1956)

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Citation

“Photograph "Unreconstructed Rebels",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed November 21, 2019, https://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/342.