Rapp Facts

Photo courtesy Rappahannock Historical Society

Did you know that … Rappahannock County High School has a world-class band that performs at venues near and far. But years before the Panther Band brought musical fame to the county there were worthy predecessors. In the early 1900s, community bands were very popular in small localities, and for many years Sperryville had its own band, shown here, that was first formed in 1895.

History will become another bit of music to your ears when you visit us at the little red brick building at 328 Gay St. in Washington. Become a member of the Society.

Rappahannock Historical Society
328 Gay St., Washington, VA 22747
540-675-1163 or rapphistsoc@comcast.net