Richmond News Leader "Race Segregation Bill is Opposed"

Title

Richmond News Leader "Race Segregation Bill is Opposed"

Subject

US History, African- American history

Description

The Richmond News LeaderĀ joined other newspaper to oppose the Public Assemblages Act. This article notes that foreign students studying at Richmond University and the Union Theological Seminary would be considered colored and segregation practices would embarrass these students sent by the foreign mission boards of the Presbyterian and Baptist churches.

Creator

Richmond News Leader

Publisher

Library of Virginia

Date

February 9, 1926

Format

PDF

Coverage

1920s

Original Format

newpaper

Description

The Richmond News LeaderĀ joined other newspaper to oppose the Public Assemblages Act. This article notes that foreign students studying at Richmond University and the Union Theological Seminary would be considered colored and segregation practices would embarrass these students sent by the foreign mission boards of the Presbyterian and Baptist churches.

Creator

Richmond News Leader

Date

February 9, 1926

Coverage

1920s