With a Rebel Yell

Video of Confederate veterans demonstrating the Rebel Yell, circa 1935. I wouldn’t care to be on the receiving end of it. It really is blood-curdling.

(Original film in the Library of Congress; now available on the Smithsonian web site.)

Comments (2) to “With a Rebel Yell”

  1. Is it any worse than the midnight cry of a hungry baby? (Sorry; couldn’t resist.)

  2. Wow, loved the post. one of the people i am following put the link on twitter so i clicked on it and loved it! Great writing keep it up.