Redskins Marching Band Patch

Redskins Marching Band Patch

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Description (Brief)
The Washington Redskins Marching Band was created after the National Football League team moved from Boston to Washington D.C. in 1938. Composed of an all-volunteer orchestra, the Redskins Band was a pioneer in half-time entertainment. 1938 also marked the introduction of the team's fight song "Hail to the Redskins."
Currently not on view
Object Name
associated institution
Washington Redskins
Physical Description
cloth (overall material)
maroon (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
white (overall color)
black (overall color)
average spatial: 3 3/4 in x 2 7/8 in x 4 1/4 in; 9.525 cm x 7.3025 cm x 10.795 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Marching band
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Sports & Leisure
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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