Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Lincoln League

image number:

P0037901

description:

This image appears on page 193 of the 1912 Arbutus yearbook. The caption reads, in full: "The Lincoln League's Republican National Convention at the Gymnasium February Twentieth Nineteen Twelve"

It was on this floor where Indiana University played its first home basketball games and where the first Indiana State high school basketball tournament was held.

date taken:

1912 February 20

personal name:

Unknown Individual/s

building name:

Assembly Hall (1896)

building name:

Men's Gymnasium (1896)

corporate name:

Lincoln League

corporate name:

Republican National Committee

event name:

Republican National Convention

topic:

Gymnasiums

topic:

Basketball

topic:

Meetings

topic:

Auditoriums

topic:

Sports & recreation facilities

topic:

Stages (Platforms)

topic:

Aerial (interior)

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

other place name:

Old Crescent

series:

Buildings & Grounds

subseries:

Assembly Hall (1896)