52 Pictures Show Evolution of North Carolina’s Cheerleaders Over 100 Years

These pictures from North Carolina Digital Heritage Center that show how North Carolina cheerleaders have changed throughout the 20th century.

Wake Forest College, 1922
Cheerleads, Anderson, Newkirk, Lucke, Pleasants, Budd
Guilford College, 1937
Western Carolina University, 1940. Cheer Leadessrs: Biebinger, Bennett, Coggins, Sandlin, Stafford, Bird
Univeristy of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1942
Mars Hill College, 1945
High Point College, 1946. Football Cheer Leaders: Maxine Aldridge, Chief: “Pinky” Hedrick, Jane Bland, Nellie Allen, Bronson Matney, Mary Baucom.
Asheville-Biltmore College, 1948
E.E. Smith Senior Hight School, 1948
Elizabeth City State Teachers College, 1949
Wake Forest College, 1952
Davidson College, 1925
High Point College, 1953
Rocky Mount High School, 1954
East Carolina College, 1955
Elizabeth City State Teachers College, 1957
Wingate College, 1957
Shaw University, 1961
Western Carolina University, 1962
Catawba College, 2010
Davidson College, 2009
Mars Hill College, 2007
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, 2005
Appalachian State University, 2004
Mars Hill College, 2003
Western Carolina University, 1997
Fayetteville State University, 1997
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1991
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1989
Fayetteville State University, 1988
High Point University, 1984
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, 1967
High Point College, 1969
Shaw University, 1970
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, 1973
Fayetteville State University, 1974
University of North Carolina at Asheville, 1976
Campbell College, 1979
Montreat-Anderson College, 1979
Western Carolina University, 1981
Lenoir-Rhyne University, 1983
North Carolina Wesleyan College, 1986
Appalachian State Teachers College, 1932
Wake Forest College, 1931
Pfeiffer College, 1965
Shaw University, 1965
Guilford College, 1927
Mars Hill College, 1996