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1904 Basketball Team at Springfield College

Item Information

Title:
1904 Basketball Team at Springfield College
Description:
A photograph of the 1903-1904 basketball team. The team captains for the season were Elliot and Abbott, leading the team to defending the championship. The picture may have been taken in East Gymnasium in Judd Gymnasia. The team did not have an official coach until the 1907-1908 season, when G.N. Messer began his coaching career at Springfield College. He coached for 1 season and ended with a record of 5 wins and 3 losses, a .625 winning percentage.
Date:
[1903?–1904?]
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Springfield College Archives and Special Collections
Collection (local):
College Archives Digital Collections
Series:
Glass Negative Collection;
Subjects:
Springfield College
Springfield College--Basketball
Springfield College--Basketball--Men
Springfield College--Sports
Springfield College--Sports--Men
International Young Men's Christian Association Training School (Springfield, Mass.)
Springfield College--Buildings
Judd Gymnasia
Elliot, Edward S.
Moraller, Erich L.
Barrier, Emile A.
Seymour, Roy F.
Gray, John H.
Abbott
Gymnasium
East Gymnasium
Basketball
Interior
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
Identifier:
GN-011
SC18865