Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

The 1916 - 1917 basketball team

image number:

P0020336

description:

Guy Lowman came to IU to coach the freshman football team in the fall of 1916. At the end of the football season he was given a permanent position in the Department of Physical Education and was made Coach of the varsity basketball team for the 1916-1917 season. The team finished the season with an overall record of 13-6. The 1916-1917 basketball season was the only season that Lowman coached at IU.

This image appears on page 112 of the 1917 Arbutus yearbook.

date taken:

1916

photographer studio:

Athletic Department (for copy negative)

donor image number:

916-8688

accession number:

95/014

personal name:

Byrum, Arlo

personal name:

Williams, Heber DeWitt

personal name:

Mullet, DeWitt

personal name:

Buschmann, Severin

personal name:

Nash, William

personal name:

Bowser, Philip

personal name:

Lowman, Guy

personal name:

Schuler, Herm

personal name:

Zellar, William

personal name:

Reed, George

personal name:

Ferguson, Jesse D.

location of individuals:

(Front Row, L to R) Arlo Byrum, Heber Williams, DeWitt Mullet, Severin Buschmann, William Nash, and Philip Bowser.

(Back Row L to R) coach Guy Lowman, Herm Schuler, William Zellar, George Reed, and trainer Jesse Ferguson.

topic:

Basketball

topic:

Coaches (Athletics)

topic:

Team photo

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Basketball