Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Announcement "Southern Best To Be Shown"

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Announcement "Southern Best To Be Shown"

Description

This 1963 announcement highlights the "Plantation Party," which was a party held on May Day (May 4th) to "reveal the school at its southern best." The events lined up include an open house art exhibit, a band concert, lantern parade, ballet, and a dance to close out the night. The party also features the crowning of the May Day Queen, Betsy Broaddus.

Source

"Southern Best To Be Shown." The Richmond Collegian L, no. 25, (April 19, 1963): 1. https://collegian.richmond.edu/?a=d&d=COL19630419.2.9&srpos=2&e=-------en-20--1--txt-txIN-

Publisher

The Collegian, University of Richmond

Date

1963-04-19

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English

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Coverage

Richmond (Va.)

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“Announcement "Southern Best To Be Shown",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed November 19, 2019, https://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/3426.