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A brief video describing the Riding Program at Sweet Briar College, created in 2010.

[from the Youtube description]: "During our stressful exam period some girls decided to throw a silent dance party in our library to ease some of the stress."

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Lois Gene Patton (class of '44, right) and Beverly Hollman (class of '44, left) reading in a corner of the browsing room in 1944.

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A library worker showing students the reading room on a tour of the Mary Helen Cochran Library, September 1962.

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A group of Sweet Briar students, riding instructors, and a hound handler preparing to go on a fox hunt, 1928-9.

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Student riders lined up in the middle of a horse show, circa 1950.

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Sweet Briar student A. Longby jumping over a hurdle at the Annual Horse Show, held in the Rogers Riding Center in 1982.

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[written on back in pen]: “Exhibit of Daisy Williams’ books”

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Sweet Briar student Ashley Black jumping over a hurdle on "Higgins" at the ANRC championship in 2000.

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Paul D. Cronin, Director of the Riding Program, jumping over a hurdle on the horse "Never Explain", 1969-70.
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