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1916-17 Springfield College Basketbal Team

Item Information

Title:
1916-17 Springfield College Basketbal Team
Description:
A photograph of the 1917 men's basketball team at Springfield College. Team camptain, George Taylor, sits in the middle of the first row holding a basketball on his lap that reads "1917".
Date:
1916–1917
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Springfield College Archives and Special Collections
Collection (local):
College Archives Digital Collections
Series:
Springfield College Basketball Team Papers
Subjects:
Springfield College--Basketball--Men
Springfield College--Basketball
Springfield College
Springfield College--Sports--Men
Springfield College--Sports
International Young Men's Christian Association College
Taylor, George H.
Newell, John R.
Johnson, Austin G.
Ellis, Edgar H. K.
Parker, Verne C.
Cohlmeyer, J. Carl
Brown, Floyd L.
Sermon, Raymond R.
Tichenor, Ralph L.
Basketball
Basketball players
Gymnasiums
Group portraits
Places:
MassachusettsHampden (county)Springfield
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Text and images are owned, held, or licensed by Springfield College and are available for personal, non-commercial, and educational use, provided that ownership is properly cited. A credit line is required and should read: Courtesy of Springfield College, Babson Library, Archives and Special Collections. Any commercial use without written permission from Springfield College is strictly prohibited. Other individuals or entities other than, and in addition to, Springfield College may also own copyrights and other propriety rights. The publishing, exhibiting, or broadcasting party assumes all responsibility for clearing reproduction rights and for any infringement of United States copyright law.
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Publisher:
Springfield College
Notes:
In his 8th season as head coach, A.G. Johnson led the Springfield College men's basketball team to a final record of 10 wins and 3 losses. The highlight of the season came in a hair-raising battle as Springfield defeated Yale 54-51.
Language:
English
Identifier:
basketball-mens-1916-17-team-photograph