Sports

Standing By Her Man: 1939

Standing By Her Man: 1939

Little girl laces the gloves of a little boy, 1939. Annapolis, Maryland, 1939. Navy Junior Boxing Championships for sons of Naval Officers stationed at the Naval Academy. This 20th annual tournament was entered by more than 100 lads ranging from 3 to 14 years. Harris & Ewing, photographer. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Pushball: 1923

Pushball: 1923

College boys in pushball competition, Maryland State, 1923. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Billiards Champ: 1910s

Billiards Champ: 1910s

Billiards champ Martha Clearwater. Bain News Service, publisher. No date with photo, but probably 1910s or early 1920s. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Check Out the Guns: 1920s

Check Out the Guns: 1920s

Young man, identified as Sam Kramer, in gym showing off his physique. Possibly a wrestler. No date with photo, but probably 1920s. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Lawrence, Mass. Baseball: 1914

Lawrence, Mass. Baseball: 1914

Lawrence, Massachusetts baseball club. Champions of the New England league, 1914. Owen A. Kenefick, photographer. LOC original medium: photographic print on card.

Lacrosse Player: 1924

Lacrosse Player: 1924

Lacrosse player identified on LOC as "Lewis M.A.C.", 1924. Published in 1924 by National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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