Football helmet, ca. 1920

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Football helmet, ca. 1920


This collection features photographs of select artifacts from The Citadel Museum, which represents the history of The Military College of South Carolina from its founding in 1842 to the present.

This leather helmet belonged to Jack W. Simmons, Class of 1922, and was worn during Citadel football games.

This item is currently on display in The Citadel Museum.


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“Football helmet, ca. 1920,” The Citadel Archives Digital Collections, accessed December 2, 2022,