Memorabilia Monday: Band Sweater

Rice Band drum majorettes, 1954

Rice Band drum majorettes, 1954

Mary Ann Kopriva ’56, the majorette on the far right, donated her sweater to the Woodson. The sweater is heavy, thick, and itchy. The majorettes and the rest of band, for that matter, must have been quite uncomfortable.

Sweater

Sweater emblem

Clothing tag

While this marching band photograph is blurry, it looks like some people might be wearing the sweater.

Band marching at night, 1950s

Band marching at night, 1950s

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