University of Richmond Race & Racism Project

Young Men's Christian Association

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Title

Young Men's Christian Association
The Spider 1918

Description

This photograph features the members of the Young Men’s Christian Association (Y.M.C.A). The Y.M.C.A is an on-campus club whose purpose is to spread the Christian faith and gospel. Students joined the club to connect with other Christian students and support the surrounding community. Within this photograph consisting of primarily white males, there are two Chinese students, T.S. Cheung and Y.T. Cheung. These two Chinese men are the only minorities represented within the Y.M.C.A.

Creator

Source

Virginia Baptist Historical Society
Richmond, VA

Date

1918

Contributor

Scott Shim

Format

Files

Collection

Citation

Max Glass, “Young Men's Christian Association ,” University of Richmond Race & Racism Project, accessed December 7, 2022, https://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/54.