Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

1945 Football Team

image number:

P0023498

description:

This image appears on page 15 in the October 1945 and page 15 in the December - January 1946 issues of the Indiana Alumni Magazine. It also appears on page 9 of "Hail The Champs!" published by Radio Station WIRE and The Indianapolis Star.

IUs 1945 football team is the first and only IU football team to win an undisputed Big Ten championship. They finished the season 9-0-1.

date taken:

1945

film code:

Eastman - Safety - Kodak 92

photographer studio:

Athletic Department

donor image number:

945-0083

accession number:

95/014

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Walther, Robert

personal name:

Kane, Pat

personal name:

Gingery

personal name:

Postulka

personal name:

Brossart, Frank

personal name:

Sebek, Nick

personal name:

Lysohir, Nick

personal name:

Bradley, William

personal name:

Oleksak, Francis

personal name:

Moore

personal name:

Erath,

personal name:

Horn, Allan

personal name:

Gallant

personal name:

Lesniak

personal name:

Stovall, Leroy

personal name:

Gilliam, Joe

personal name:

Harbison, Robert

personal name:

Armstrong, Charles

personal name:

Armstrong, William

personal name:

Ciolli, Frank

personal name:

Mihajlovich, Louis

personal name:

Meyer, Robert

personal name:

Adams, Jack

personal name:

Miller, Robert

personal name:

Kluszewski, Theodore Bernard "Ted"

personal name:

Sfura, Tom

personal name:

Rainge, Simon

personal name:

Morrical

personal name:

Deranek, Richard "Dick"

personal name:

Napolitan, Larry

personal name:

Jones, Don

personal name:

Raimondi, Ben

personal name:

Taliaferro, George

personal name:

Ravensberg, Robert

personal name:

Groomes, Melvin H.

personal name:

Stratton

personal name:

Kokos, John

personal name:

Weiss

personal name:

Bauer, Clarence

personal name:

Novosel

personal name:

Joseph, Robert

personal name:

Peterson, Alvin

personal name:

Gorkis, John

personal name:

Sowinski, Joe

personal name:

Roper, John

personal name:

Wright, Howard

personal name:

Cannady, John

personal name:

Guetzloff

personal name:

Lehman, Arthur

personal name:

Smith

personal name:

Deal, Russell "Mutt"

personal name:

Sanders, Chester

personal name:

Goldsberry, John

personal name:

Schwartz, Tom

location of individuals:

(Front row, L to R) Robert Walther, Pat Kane, Gingery, Postulka, Frank Brossart, Nick Sebek, Nick Lysohir, William Bradley, Francis Oleksak, Moore, Erath, Allan Horn, Gallant. (2nd Row, L to R) Lesniak, Leroy Stovall, Joe Gilliam, Robert Harbison, Charles Armstrong, William Armstrong, Frank Ciolli, Louis Mihajlovich, Robert Meyer, Jack Adams, Robert Miller, Theodore Bernard "Ted" Kluszewski, Tom Sfura. (3rd row, L to R) Simon Rainge, Morrical, Richard "Dick" Deranek, Larry Napolitan, Don Jones, Ben Raimondi, George Taliaferro, Robert Ravensberg, Melvin H. Groomes, Stratton, John Kokos, Weiss, Clarence Bauer, Novosel. (Back row, L to R) Robert Joseph, Alvin Peterson, John Gorkis, Joe Sowinski, John Roper, Howard Wright, John Cannady, Guetzloff, Arthur Lehman, Smith, Russell "Mutt" Deal, Chester Sanders, John Goldsberry, Tom Schwartz.

topic:

Football

topic:

Minorities

topic:

Team photo

topic:

Firsts

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Football