Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Article "Peace Vigil Popular Between Class Bells"

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Article "Peace Vigil Popular Between Class Bells"

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This article describes the 1969 peace vigil that the University held in solidarity with the Vietnam War Moratorium, which was a nationwide student demonstration calling for the end of the war. University of Richmond students gathered on the "Student Center green" to read out the 800 names of Virginians who had died in the war. There was also a service held that week, with 100 student members and faculty members in attendance.

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Worrell, Bill. "Peace Vigil Popular Between Class Bells." The University of Richmond Collegian LVII, no. 5, (October 17, 1969): 1. https://collegian.richmond.edu/cgi-bin/richmond?a=d&d=COL19691017.2.4&srpos=11&e=-------en-20--1--txt-txIN-

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The Collegian, University of Richmond

Date

1969-10-17

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English

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Richmond (Va.)

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Worrell, Bill, “Article "Peace Vigil Popular Between Class Bells",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed December 10, 2019, https://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/3427.