The Faces of Black Generals

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The Faces of Black Generals


Black Students, Faculty, and Staff at Washington and Lee.


University Photographer

Collection Items

Photo: Ted DeLaney
Professor Ted DeLaney standing on colonnade. Photo taken before his opening convocation speech, August 2018.

Photo: Reginald Yancey
Reginald Yancey became the first black faculty member at Washington and Lee in 1977. This photograph is of Yancey and his Accounting Department colleagues.

Photo: SABU 1983
SABU poses for the 1983 Calyx Yearbook Photo.

Photo: SABU 1975
SABU members pose for the Calyx.

Photo: MSA 1988
The members of MSA pose for a Calyx group photo. Also featured in the photo to the far left are the groups advisors, Courtney Penn and Anece McCloud.

Photo: MSA 1988
The Minority Students Association (MSA) sits for a Calyx yearbook photo in 1988.

Photo: Damon Sanders-Pratt, Courtney Penn
Sanders-Pratt and Penn pose in the dining area of Chavis House.

Photo: Willard Dumas, First Black EC President
Willard Dumas becomes the first black president of the Executive Committee when former EC president suddenly withdraws from the university. At the time of his inauguration, there had not been bylaws put into place that detailed next steps in theā€¦

Photo: Tonia and Robin Bean
This photo features Robin Bean and Tonia Bean. Robin entered W&L as one of the first women in 1985.

Photo: Senior Women in 1989
This photo includes senior women graduating in 1989. From L to R, Dana Anstine, Stephanie Coleman, Jessica Reynolds and Cindy Phoa.
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