Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

The 1893 football team

image number:

P0056900

date taken:

1893

accession number:

2280

personal name:

Hamilton, Claude

personal name:

Miller, Dick

personal name:

Syrett, Edgar C.

personal name:

Harris, Ed

personal name:

Atwater, Munson Darwin

personal name:

Hines, Linnaeus

personal name:

Pittenger, Oscar

personal name:

Helm, Mark P.

personal name:

Holloway, Thomas C.

personal name:

Eagleson, Preston Emmanuel

personal name:

McMullen, Cassius W.

personal name:

Gass, Frank L.

personal name:

Greene, Virgil R.

personal name:

Dodd, Werter D.

personal name:

Shafer, John A.

personal name:

King, Emmett O. "Fatty"

personal name:

Brewer, Kenneth

personal name:

Myers, William

location of individuals:

(The five individual players whose images form a pyramid at top of image and around the managers, L to R) Ed Harris, Dick Miller, Claude Hamilton, Edgar C. Syrett, and Oscar Pittenger.

(At center, both wearing suits and long coats, L to R) Managers Munson Darwin Atwater and Linnaeus Hines.

(First row of players below the managers, L to R) Mark P. Helm, Thomas C. Holloway, Preston Emmanuel Eagleson (the first African-American on an IU athletic team), and Cassius W. McMullen.

(Bottom row, L to R) Frank L. Gass, Virgil R. Greene, Werter D. Dodd, John A. Shafer, Emmett O. "Fatty" King, Kenneth Brewer, and William Myers.

Note that each of individual photographs seen here were also scanned seperately and loaded into this on-line collection. Simply search the person's name with "football" and "1893" to find their image.

topic:

Football

topic:

Team photo

topic:

Minorities

topic:

Composite photographs

topic:

Firsts

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Football (oversized drawer)