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1954

BOVdocket_1954June11.pdf
A summary of the presentations heard by the UVA Board of Visitors on June 6, 1954, which includes a…
1954

WaPo12 June 1954.pdf
The UVA Board of Visitors hears grievances from a student committee formed at a May 27 mass meeting…
1954

WaPo01 Aug 1954.pdf
A 16-page summary of student "complaints" against the administration of President Darden is brought…
1954

Cav Daily Sept 16, 1954 - The Honor Men Poem.pdf
The Honor Men poem, including the verse "And pursue no woman to her tears."
1954

Cav Daily Sept 22, 1954 - You Name Them.pdf
A reporter's disparaging account of the acceptance of 6 daughters of professors into the University,…
1954

Cav Daily Oct 1, 1954 - Wise Women.pdf
A short quote denouncing women's attempts at independence from men.
1954

Cav Daily Oct 5, 1954 - A Plea for Patience.pdf
An article about racial tension between whites and African Americans, advocating desegregation by…
1954

Cav Daily Nov 5, 1954 - Openings Weekend Issue.pdf
Newspaper from 1954 Openings weekend, containing evidence of rape culture: "Dates to Be Pushed,…
1954

Cav Daily Nov 5, 1954 - Special Committee for Sex Offenses.pdf
The Student Council and President Darden rule that sexual assault cases will be decided by a…
1954

WaPo06 Nov 1954.pdf
Following student complaints of administrative overreach in the wake of discipline meted out to the…