Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

The 1900 - 1901 basketball team (Indiana University's first varsity basketball team)

image number:

P0020320

description:

This image scanned from the 1901 Arbutus yearbook.

All games for this team were played in February and March of 1901.

This image appears on page 60 of "The Big Ten" by Kenneth L. "Tug" Wilson and Jerry Brondfield (Prentice Hall, 1967).

date taken:

1901

personal name:

Darby, Phelps

personal name:

Strange, Ernest

personal name:

Fitzgerald, Jay

personal name:

Rucker, Alvah J.

personal name:

Records, Thomas

personal name:

Unnewehr, Charles

personal name:

Walker, Ernest

personal name:

Horne, James H.

location of individuals:

(Front Row and seated L to R) Phelps Darby, Ernest Strange, Jay Fitzgerald, and Alvah J. Rucker.

(Back Row and standing L to R) Thomas Records, Charles Unnewehr, Ernest Walker, and Coach James H. Horne.

topic:

Basketball

topic:

Coaches (Athletics)

topic:

Team photo

topic:

Firsts

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Basketball