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Richmond News Leader "Race Segregation Bill is Opposed"

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The Richmond News Leader joined other newspaper to oppose the Public Assemblages Act. This article notes that foreign students studying at Richmond…

Registration of Birth and Color


These forms were sent to county clerks across Virginia when the Racial Integrity Act took effect in 1924. Citizens were now registered as either white…

Hampton Institute


The Hampton Normal and Agricultural Institute was founded in 1868 to educate southern blacks.