Ruth McIntosh Collection
This collection contains the cheerleading uniform worn by Ruth McIntosh who in 1939 she became the first female cheerleader at The University of Denver. The newspaper article gives the story of her debut as a cheerleader and the photographs show her in uniform.
- Haug, Donna (Person)
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The cheerleading uniform in this collection was worn by Ruth McIntosh who was a student at the University of Denver from 1938-1942. During her sophomore year in 1939 she became the first female cheerleader at DU.
1 Linear Feet (1 flat box, 13 x 17 x 3)
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