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  Indianapolis, Indiana   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
At the center of the circle is the Soldiers and Sailors Monument (dedicated in 1902), considered by many as the symbol of the city.
Among the many sports facilities are those for tennis, bicycle racing, skating, and track and field.
Professional sports include the Indianapolis Colts, a National Football League team that plays in the 60,300-seat RCA Dome (once known as the Hoosier Dome); and the Indiana Pacers, a National Basketball Association team that plays at Conseco Fieldhouse.
www.thecityofindianapolis.com   (2515 words)

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Australian War Graves in South Africa 1899 - 1902 - A project which aims to publish a database of burial and memorial locations of all Australians who died during the second Anglo-Boer War in South Africa, 1899 - 1902.
McMillan Commission Plan for Washington in 1902 - The Senate Parks Commission, chaired by Sen. James McMillan, developed a plan for the Mall and central Washington that is largely responsible for their current appearance.
www.nebulasearch.com /encyclopedia/article/1902.html   (1282 words)

 Encyclopedia: 1902 in sports
They are in the Eastern Division of the American League and they have the distinction of being one of the most storied franchises in American sports over the course of their 100+ year history.
Among the North American major sports, their success is only approached by the 24 Stanley Cup championships of the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League.
Sports are always a more compelling diversion when there are underdogs and teams to root against.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/1902-in-sports   (280 words)

A Peep into the sports of youth, and the occupations and amusements of age: to which is added, The shipwrecked sailor boy.
Ranking, J. Historical researches on the wars and sports of the Mongols and Romans; in which elephants and wild beasts were employed or slain, and the remarkable local agreement of history with the remains of such animals found in...
Struna, N.L. The cultural significance of sport in the Colonial Chesapeake and Massachusetts.
nutrition.ucdavis.edu /olympics/Histo/hist7.htm   (8450 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
In 1902 a taxidermist visited camp for two weeks and stuffed no fewer than fifty birds, and by the end of that season the camp collection of local fauna was nearly complete.
Allen's 1902 article describes this species as "generally to be found during the summer in small numbers about the larger lakes." His only mention of a breeding record for this species in New Hampshire was the Newfound Lake pair; he considered the eagles regularly seen on Umbagogue and Winnepesaukee to be non-breeding.
Allen described this species in his 1902 article as a "common summer resident" in the state, but "in some parts of central New Hampshire it is very common, as at Newfound Lake." 1906: On 5 June, Copeland, visiting Eastbourne Place, wrote his mother that he and Mr.
home.att.net /~wbmaynard/newfound.doc   (20265 words)

 George Glazer Gallery - Sports World
Carciature cartoons on one sheet of various aspects of the Sports World summarizing important sporting events, about 1937-1938.
Willard Mullins began his cartooning career in 1923 at the Los Angeles Herald, eventually becoming the sports cartoonist for the New York World-Telegram in 1934.
He is generally regarded as the "Dean of Sports Cartooning" and mentor to a younger generation of cartoonists.
www.georgeglazer.com /prints/sporting/indiv/mullinworld.html   (199 words)

 SI.com - SI 50th - Maryland - Jousting, Anyone? - Wednesday August 27, 2003 05:43 PM
My father was born in Maryland in 1902.
I combined my own budding journalism career with sports by leaving Baltimore's Gilman School early to take the school newspaper pages to the printers, in Pimlico, and then sneaking over to catch some races at the track.
Maryland's sports life started to go to hell a few months after Daddy was born.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /magazine/features/si50/states/maryland/essay   (740 words)

 Historical Newspapers, Search fields
Egypt--Plague and Cholera in --- Jul. 1902 to Sep. 1902
Sports and Sporting --- Oct. 1888 to Sep. 1905
Sports and Sporting--Polo --- Jul. 1903 to Jun. 1905
historytwo.chadwyck.com /help/htxview?template=basic.htx&content=hlp_flds.htx   (4321 words)

 Jews in Sports from P to Y
A favorite sport of the Rothschild banking family since the 1890s, they helped popularize polo in Austria and France.
Table tennis was organized as a modern sport in the 1920s.
She was inducted into the International Women's Sports Hall of Fame in 1992.
www.jewishsports.com /jewsin/history/p2yhistory.htm   (2707 words)

 African Americans in the Sports Arena
On view are seven major sporting events - boxing, horse racing, cycling, track and field, basketball, baseball, and football - which opened the doors to the expanding Sports Arenas of today.
The world of sports is such a strong part of the recognizable American fabric that it would be hard to imagine the social, cultural, or political development of this nation without this pastime.
On the other hand, American sports are filled with records of African American athletes capable of participating in the broad sports arena but not given the chance due to their race.
www.liu.edu /cwis/cwp/library/aaitsa.htm   (14867 words)

 Women's Sports Foundation Know Your Rights
The Women's Sports Foundation was instrumental in working with the Coalition for Women and Girls in Education in developing a comprehensive report on the Title IX athletics policies.
Schools choose to support, eliminate, or reduce particular sports opportunities on both men’s and women’s specific teams for a variety of reasons, including varying interests in specific sports, and choices about how to allocate budget resources among the sports teams the school decides to sponsor or emphasize.
It is neither logical nor permissible to posit a lack of interest in college sports participation on the part of female athletes when fewer than 200,000 college participation opportunities exist for females and 2.7 million high school girls are participating.
www.womenssportsfoundation.org /cgi-bin/iowa/issues/rights/article.html?record=914   (2235 words)

 Bill Pearson Sports Outlet - Products   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Anaconda Sports, Inc was founded in 1902 as Kaye Sports and has grown over the years to become one of the largest independent sporting goods dealers in the United States.
Whether you're focusing on team and Individual sports and skills, movement education, gymnastics, fitness, fundamental skills, cooperation, fun and games, athletic aids, or teacher resources, we have what you need.
TC Sports is a leading manufacturer of athletic equipment offering a comprehensive range of products for all popular indoor and outdoor sports.
billpearsonsportsoutlet.com /products/list.nhtml   (213 words)

 List of sports events
This page indexes the individual year in sports pages.
Each year is annotated with a significant event as a reference point.
1851 in sports - Birth of the America's Cup
www.teachersparadise.com /ency/en/wikipedia/l/li/list_of_sports_events.html   (364 words)

 sporting goods - volume sales at discount prices
When contacting Anaconda Sports please give your full name and mailing address and indicate which catalog or sport you are interested in.
A: Anaconda Sports is not a "Dot - Com." It was founded in 1902 as Kaye Sports and has grown over the years to become one of the largest independent sporting goods dealers in the United States.
Today, Anaconda Sports sells to wholesalers, mass merchandisers, retailers, distributors, teams, leagues, corporations, government installations, schools, universities, Parks and Recreational facilities and to the general public.
www.anacondasports.com /webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/HtmlView?catalogId=10551&storeId=10201&page=faq.jsp   (2213 words)

 1901 in sports
See also: 1900 in sports, other events of 1901, 1902 in sports and the list of 'years in sports'.
March 25 - At the five-day "Week of Nice" race in Nice, France, Mercedes wins its first racing victory.
The text of this article is licensed under the GFDL.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/19/1901_in_sports.html   (85 words)

 math lessons - Jack Chesbro
He pitched for the Pirates until 1902 and in his final year went an astonishing 28-6 with a 2.17 ERA.
In 1904 he had one of the finest years in the history of pitching, starting 51 games and finishing 48 while posting a 1.82 ERA and 41 wins over 454.7 innings pitched.
Chesbro retired in 1909, having accumulated a 198-132 career record and been part of two pennant-winning teams (in 1901 and 1902).
www.mathdaily.com /lessons/Jack_Chesbro   (174 words)

 Golden Jubilee 2002: 1902-1911   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
The coronation had been planned for June 1902 but had to be postponed until 9 August because the King suffered a burst appendix 3 days before the original date.
The coronation sports were held at the Biscuit Factory Recreation Ground.
In the afternoon there were sports and in the evening a fancy dress ball.George V’s first coronation was on 22 June 1911.
www.berkshirerecordoffice.org.uk /collections/jubilee/jubilee_gallery3.htm   (415 words)

 Encyclopedia: 1882 in sports
See also: 1881 in sports, 1883 in sports and the list of 'years in sports'.
Sporting Times publishes obituary of English cricket, beginning legend of the Ashes.
It uses material from the wikipedia article 1882 in sports.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/1882-in-sports   (240 words)

 1902 article - 1902 1899 1900 1901 1903 1904 1905 Decades 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s - What-Means.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
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www.what-means.com /encyclopedia/1902   (792 words)

 math lessons - Addie Joss
As a town ball player, Joss pitched in, and won, the Wisconsin town championship game against Rube Waddell who was playing as a 'ringer' while 'moonlighting' away from his job in the major leagues -- fishing.
Joss joined the Cleveland Naps in 1902 and was an immediate success, earning a 17-13 record and 2.77 ERA in his first year.
His best season came in 1908 when he was 24-11 with a 1.16 ERA and 9 shutouts.
www.mathdaily.com /lessons/Addie_Joss   (267 words)

 Historical Newspapers, Search fields
Egypt--Plague and Cholera in --- Jul. 1902 to Sep. 1902
Sports and Sporting --- Oct. 1888 to Sep. 1905
Sports and Sporting--Polo --- Jul. 1903 to Jun. 1905
historynews.chadwyck.com /help/htxview?template=basic.htx&content=hlp_flds.htx   (4321 words)

 West Virginia Wesleyan College
The school colors of orange and fl go back to that very first game, when fullback and team captain Frank Thompson wore a turtleneck sweater in Princeton University's orange and fl to honor two football greats of that university whom he especially admired.
In 1902, the current Annex Building was constructed as the Conservatory of Music, the College's first building dedicated solely to academic purposes.
The Greek system was initiated on campus in 1925, when the Board of Trustees authorized the establishment of two sororities and three fraternities.
www.wvwc.edu /about/history.asp   (805 words)

 Sports Free Articles
My Top Baseball Teams of All Time (In no particular order) Part one 1902 Pittsburgh Pirates Record of 103 Wins and 36 Losses Won the Pennant by 27.5 games Scored 775 runs and allowed 440 runs Five pitchers with 15 wins and era under 2.55 They were Ja...
The sport requires a lot of psychological and physical prep...
Golf stance is one of the most ignored terms and issues in the golf swing and yet the golf stance dictates the success of every golf swing you make.
www.88malls.com /articles3.php?CatID=54&page=1   (2521 words)

 History of Women in Sports Timeline - Part 2 - 1900 - 1929
1902 - Britian's Madge Syers opens the door for women figure skaters when she enters the all-male 1902 world championships and places second.
Her second place finish causes officials to ban women from the championships until 1095 when a separate ladies event is held.
She demonstrated that women could play men's games and was a prime liberator of women in sports.
www.northnet.org /stlawrenceaauw/timelne2.htm   (4214 words)

 www.oldparkonians.co.uk / centenary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
In 1902 a sports teacher at Park Higher Grade School, Ilford, decided to form a football club for both pupils and teachers.
Despite the change of name, the old boys' team clung tenaciously to their original title, the Old Parkonians.
Sports master Harry Heather launched the club eight months after Park Higher was founded, and under his guidance the school 1st XI was extremely strong in the early years.
homepage.ntlworld.com /stevenjclark/oldparks/centenary/fc/intro.htm   (734 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Hajos, who began his atletic career as a competitive swimmer, was also a member of the first Hungarian National soccer team.
He is a member of the International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame (as a swimmer) and the International Swimming Hall of Fame.
Hajos, who was the first-ever swimming gold medalist at the 1896 Athens Games, was a member of the first Hungarian National soccer team in 1901.
www.jewsinsports.org /profile.asp?sport=soccer&ID=9   (212 words)

 A Century of Ozarks' Sports - 1900s   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Three sports dominated the scene in Springfield in the first decade of the 20th Century: baseball, football and basketball.
Baseball action was provided by the Springfield Merchants, a semi-pro team which played in the Southwest League, later renamed the Missouri Valley League.
Two other sports were getting a foothold here during this decade.
www.bigosports.com /1900s.html   (513 words)

 History of Women in Sports Timeline - Part 1- to 1899
Women's hockey will become a new sports opportunity in the 1980's and '90's, with the US Women's team winning the gold medal in 1998, the first year women's ice hockey is a medal sport.
She was the first woman named to the Lincoln Journal Sports Hall of Fame in 1954.
By the 1990's, bowling is the second-largest participation sport in the world, with more than 100 million athletes, 46% of whom are women who compete equally with men.
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 PJStar.com - Bradley Teams of the Decade   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
So scarce, in fact, that BU coach A.J. Robertson was informed early in the decade that he would have to buy a ticket if his wife, Clarissa, wished to attend games.
Television and air conditioning had yet to come along and produce generations of couch potatoes, and attending sports events were the chief entertainment in Peoria.
Even though basketball was third in the heart of A.J. Robertson, who coached those three sports and was athletic director, he deftly adapted his style of play to fit a swift team with exceptional ballhandling.
www.pjstar.com /sports/ssections/teamofdecade/1902-1940.shtml   (1809 words)

 Sports Seminar and RPA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Cheerleaders to cynics: The evolution of the sports journalist and the strained relationship between media and sports figures.
Course packet section on Sports Economics; "Name of the Game: The Business of Sports" pages 145-172 on player salaries and pages 51-85 on TV and its impact on sports.
Some radio and TV broadcasts from memorable sports events (30 minutes) and a short documentary on Howard Cosell.
www.journaliststoolbox.com /sports/semsked.html   (1771 words)

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