Monthly Archives: February 2011
By the 1880 – 1890s College football was drawing big crowds. Here’s a photo from the scapbook of a Yale student showing the line to buy tickets for the Yale Harvard game in the early 1890s – notice the caption, this … Continue reading
During the early decades the rules of football were in constant evolution. This program is from the Yale Princeton Game of 1881, which ended in a scoreless tie. The game revealed flaws in the rules which were revised to require a … Continue reading
This program is the oldest football finding in my collection – 1873 – before Walter Camp joined the Yale squad.