Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

The 1893 football team

image number:

P0056917

description:

This image scanned from the 1894 Arbutus yearbook.

date taken:

1893

personal name:

Eagleson, Preston Emmanuel

personal name:

Glass, Frank L.

personal name:

Pittinger, Oscar

personal name:

Myers, William

personal name:

Green, Virgil R.

personal name:

Dodd, Werter D.

personal name:

Shafer, John A.

personal name:

King, Emmett O. "Fatty"

personal name:

Brewer, Kenneth

personal name:

Herkless, Ora

personal name:

Helm, Mark

personal name:

Hottel, Walter E.

personal name:

Holloway, Thomas C.

personal name:

Milroy, William D.

personal name:

Miller, Dick

personal name:

McMullen, C. W.

personal name:

Jones, Dee R.

personal name:

Harris, Ed

personal name:

Shafer, John A.

personal name:

Atwater, Munson Darwin

personal name:

Hines, Linnaeus

location of individuals:

Those listed as being on the team are: Preston Emmanuel Eagleson, Frank L. Glass, Oscar Pittinger, William Myers, Virgil R. Green, Werter D. Dodd, John A. Shafer, Emmett O. "Fatty" King, Kenneth Brewer, Ora Herkless, Mark Helm, Walter E. Hottel, Thomas C. Holloway, William D. Milroy, Dick Miller, C. W. McMullen, Dee R. Jones, Ed Harris, John A. Shafer, Munson Darwin Atwater, Linnaeus Hines.

Preston Emmanuel Eagleson was the first African-American on an IU athletic team. He is located in the first standing row, second from left.

topic:

Football

topic:

Team photo

topic:

Minorities

topic:

Firsts

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups