Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Logo

image number:

P0026900

description:

From the Athletics section of the 1898 Arbutus yearbook. This is at present (2014) the earliest-known example of the interlocking I and U symbol.

The name Claude McD. Hamilton written below the football and baseball refer to the name of the member of the Arbutus yearbook staff that was responsible for compiling and writing that section of the yearbook.

date taken:

1898

photographer studio:

KDVD (as artist)

personal name:

King, Emmett Orlando

personal name:

Pitcher, George Churchill

location of individuals:

Man on football is the football team captain Emmett Orlando King (AB 1898, Mathematics). The man on the baseball is probably the baseball team captain George Churchill Pitcher (AB 1899, History).

building name:

Assembly Hall (1896)

building name:

Men's Gymnasium (1896)

topic:

Insignia

topic:

Football

topic:

Baseball

topic:

Tennis

topic:

Logos, I.U.

topic:

Firsts

topic:

Stars

topic:

Auditoriums

topic:

Gymnasiums

topic:

Exterior

topic:

Logos, I.U. (interlocking I and U symbol)

topic:

Sports & recreation facilities

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

other place name:

Old Crescent

series:

Groups

subseries:

Logos, I.U.