The College Mascot


The College Mascot
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MS 0061-29-04-003
circa 1942
In 1942 the student body voted on a mascot for the college; The Chesapeake Bay Retriever was selected. Throughout the 1940s this local breed was seen at many sporting events usually escorted by the cheerleaders.
Black and white photographs
Overall: 4 x 5 in. (10.16 x 12.7 cm)
[item identification], Washington College photograph collection, MS 0061, Archives and Special Collections, Washington College, Chestertown, Maryland.