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161. Renn Fayre, 2009 Renn Fayre, 2009 2009 Renn Fayre; Bridge; Canyon; Traditions; Trees; Campus Events; The Blue-Bridge illuminated at night during Renn Fayre 2009.

162. First Annual Renaissance Faire and May Festival poster, c.1968 First Annual Renaissance Faire and May Festival poster, c.1968 1968 May 8 Renn Fayre; Campus Events; Student Activities; Traditions; Poster for the First Annual Renaissance Faire and May Festival at Reed, May 8th. Though undated, the first such event, later called Renn Fayre, was planned in February of 1968, according to a Quest article,...

163. Renn Fayre structure, 1970 Renn Fayre structure, 1970 1970 Renn Fayre; Great Lawn; Campus Events; Bicycles; Traditions A giant inflated plastic bag with students running around inside on the Great Lawn as part of the Renn Fayre festivities, 1970; bicycles can be seen in the foreground and a line of student onlookers in...

164. Renn Fayre Foot Race, 1980 Renn Fayre Foot Race, 1980 1980 Renn Fayre; Students at play; Campus Events; Traditions; Trees Large group of students lined up to begin the Renn Fayre Foot Race on Woodstock Boulevard, 1980.

165. Renn Fayre with hand-to-hand combat, 1983 Renn Fayre with hand-to-hand combat, 1983 1983 circa Renn Fayre; Students at play; Traditions; Campus Events; Great Lawn; Ladd House; Dormitories; Old Dorm Block; Student Activities; Students dressed in armor, helmuts and shields, engaged in a mock-sword fight during Renn Fayre, circa 1983.

166. Library decorated for Renn Fayre, 2003 Library decorated for Renn Fayre, 2003 2003 Renn Fayre; Students at play; Traditions; Hauser Memorial Library; Campus Events; Art; The library entrance decorated as a large animal with a gaping mouth for Renn Fayre, 2003.

167. Human Chess Game, Renn Fayre 2010 Human Chess Game, Renn Fayre 2010 2010 Renn Fayre; Students at play; Traditions; Old Dorm Block; Quadrangle; Campus Events; Chess; Games; Students playing a game of Human Chess in the Quad, 2010. The Old Dorm Block is visible in the background.

168. Hot-air balloon at Renn Fayre, 1984 Hot-air balloon at Renn Fayre, 1984 1984 September Renn Fayre; Students at play; Traditions; Trees; Great Lawn; Hauser Memorial Library; Campus Events; Hot-air balloon sitting on the Great Lawn during Renn Fayre, circa 1984. Students are gathered around it, with the library in the background.

169. Renn Fayre, 2008 Renn Fayre, 2008 2008 Renn Fayre; Thesis Parade; Hauser Memorial Library; Students at play; Traditions; Campus Events; Students outside of the library during the Thesis Parade and Renn Fayre, 2008. Smoke is rising from the burning of thesis drafts, and the entrance of the library is decorated.

170. Renn Fayre library decorations, 1990 Renn Fayre library decorations, 1990 1990 Renn Fayre; Traditions; Hauser Memorial Library; Campus Events; Art; Students; The library entrance facade decorated for Renn Fayre, 1990.

171. Renn Fayre bikers, 1998 Renn Fayre bikers, 1998 1998 Renn Fayre; Traditions; Students at play; Bicycles; Campus Events; Eliot Circle; Student Activities; Ryan D. Offutt, class of 2000, and Barnaby W. Casey, class of 1999, riding a modified bike around Eliot Circle during Renn Fayre, 1998. They are dressed up in costumes.

172. Renn Fayre with students on Eliot Hall, 1983 Renn Fayre with students on Eliot Hall, 1983 1983 Renn Fayre; Traditions; Students at play; Eliot Hall; Campus Events; Students on the roof of Eliot Hall during Renn Fayre, circa 1983. Several of the students appear to be holding water balloons.

173. Student playing a game of baseball during Renn Fayre, 2010 Student playing a game of baseball during Renn Fayre, 2010 2010 Renn Fayre; Traditions; Students at play; Old Dorm Block; Games; Campus Events; Baseball; A Reed student playing baseball during Renn Fayre, 2010. The Old Dorm Block is visible behind the spectators.

174. Human chess game, Renaissance Fair, 1969 Human chess game, Renaissance Fair, 1969 1969 Renn Fayre; Traditions; Students at Play; Student Activities; Campus Events; Students - Individual; Picture of Gerard LaSalle '70 dressed for the human chess game at the second Renaissance Fair, later Renn Fayre, 1969. Allen Otsuka '69 holds the chess board.

175. Campus Day, 1936 Campus Day, 1936 1936 Fall Scrapbooks; Campus Day; Noble, George Bernard [1922-1948 at Reed]; Campus Events; Traditions; Campus Day 1936 activities; students and faculty pose around a dirt-filled wheelbarrow with shovels and rakes. Professor George Bernard Noble is the third from the left.

176. Campus Day work crew, 1937 Campus Day work crew, 1937 1937 October 15 Scrapbooks; Students - Groups; Student Activities; Traditions; Campus Events; Campus Day; Canyon; The Campus Trails Committee in the Canyon, October 15, 1937. For Campus Day, this group of students wields hedge trimmers, scythes and pick-axes.

177. Reed students at Breitenbush Lake, September 1937 Reed students at Breitenbush Lake, September 1937 1937 September Scrapbooks; Students at play; Breitenbush Camp; Off-campus Life; Outings; Orientation; Traditions; Reed students around a picnic table covered with supplies at the Breitenbush Lake camp site, mid-September, 1937.

178. Camp on Breitenbush Lake, September 1937 Camp on Breitenbush Lake, September 1937 1937 September Scrapbooks; Students at play; Breitenbush Camp; Traditions; Orientation; Outings; Off-campus Life; Student Activities; A view of a camp site on Breitenbush lake, mid-September, 1937. From Mary Jackson Gibson's scrapbook.

179. Fair Reed sheet music, 1911 Fair Reed sheet music, 1911 1911 Songs; Foster, William Trufant [1879-1950, 1910-1919 at Reed]; History of Reed College; Founding; Traditions; The Reed College song, Fair Reed was proposed by Reed's first president, William Trufant Foster, in 1910 or 1911. He also wrote the lyrics; the tune is an old Scotch melody, Believe Me if All Those Endearing...

180. Keg-throwing on the Great Lawn, late 1970s Keg-throwing on the Great Lawn, late 1970s 1975-1979 circa Student Activities; Campus Events; Great Lawn; Students at Play; Traditions Student throwing a beer keg on the Great Lawn at a student event, late 1970s. Contenders are wearing plaid scarves tied around their waists.