Wapanooche pennant

Blue, felt, triangular pennant with "Wapanooche" in red block letters

Title

Wapanooche pennant

Date

1915-1916

Description

Pennant representing the Wapanooches, a women's basketball team at the Kentucky College for Women, 1915-16.

Although the origins of the name are unknown, it appears to be based off a Native American tribe name. This item reflects the society and time period in which it was produced. The item has been preserved in order to present the material in their original state and context, and does not reflect the values of Centre College.

Subject

Basketball for women--Kentucky-- Danville
Centre College (Danville, Ky. : 1918- ) --Basketball--History
Centre College (Danville, Ky. : 1918- ) --Sports--History
College sports for women--Kentucky--Danville--Sources
Athletics--Kentucky

Format

image/jpeg

Type

still image

Rights

Public Domain. Please credit, "Centre College Special Collections and Archives"

Coverage

37.64953115031714
-84.76686291706011
Danville (Ky.)

Medium

pennants

Physical Location

Centre College Special Collections and Archives CC-41 Box 1

Citation

“Wapanooche pennant,” Centre College Digital Archives, accessed June 19, 2024, https://centre.omeka.net/items/show/1731.

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