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dc.identifier.citation "Cheerleaders in formation at a football game, Rice University." (1995) Rice University:
dc.description Four Rice University cheerleaders in action, during a football game. They are standing on the sidelines, with a male cheerleader holding a female cheerleader on his shoulder, while she holds aloft a blue and a white pom-pom. The crowded stands are visible behind them. Original resource is a color photograph.
dc.description.abstract Originally called yell leaders, cheerleading started in 1916. The squad was male-only until 1953. In April of that year, Jane Ryba, Joan Ryba, and Carolyn Thomas were elected as the first female cheerleaders.
dc.publisher Rice University
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dc.subject.lcshRice University--History
Rice University--Cheerleading
Rice University--Football
Sports uniforms--Texas--Houston
dc.title Cheerleaders in formation at a football game, Rice University
dc.digitization.specifications Images were captured using the Epson Perfection 1670 PHOTO or Epson Expression 10000XL flatbed scanner and Epson Scan software. Master Tiff images were scanned at 48-bit color, 400 ppi. Derivative files are PDF for text and JPG & JPEG2000 for images. 2014 1990s
dc.source.collection Rice University Campus Photographer Files, UA 188, Box 42, Folder 4, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University wrc04950
dc.type.genre photographs
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