Game On

I found these pre-1925 vintage sports photos (here) a few weeks ago and have been waiting to post them.  This first one might be my favorite; it has also been the wall paper on my laptop since just after New Year’s.  I mean, look at these guys.  I hope you enjoy them as much as I do.


Washington, D.C., circa 1911. “Georgetown basketball.” Georgetown Preparatory School junior varsity.


Ice-hockeying women in bathing suits. Minneapolis, USA, 1925.


Two sheets to the wind circa 1900. “Sailing on the beach. Ormond, Florida.


July 29, 1922. Newark, New Jersey. “Girl athletes to sail on Aquitania. Stine, Sabie, Gilliland, Batson, Snow.” Contestants bound for Paris, France, and the first international track meet for women.


October 4, 1923. Washington, D.C. Danish athletes at the Pension Office Building


Sibyl Marston. 1910-1920.

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