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The Web 1970 "Queen 'Rebel Yell' Rin Highlights May Day Festivities"

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Title

The Web 1970 "Queen 'Rebel Yell' Rin Highlights May Day Festivities"

Description

This photo taken from The Web 1970 yearbook focuses on a May Day event that took place at the University of Richmond. The title suggests that "Rebel Yell," which was a war cry used by the Confederate soldiers inspired by Native Americans, was a nickname for the May Day queen, Rin Henry.

Source

Virginia Baptist Historical Society, The Web (1970): 39.

Publisher

The Web, University of Richmond

Date

1970

Format

Language

English

Identifier

Web.39-1970.jpg

Coverage

Richmond (Va.)

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Student Contributor

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Citation

“The Web 1970 "Queen 'Rebel Yell' Rin Highlights May Day Festivities",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed November 18, 2019, http://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/1796.