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.

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

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

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

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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.

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

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Sibyl Marston. 1910-1920.

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