Jackie Robinson in U.C.L.A. Football Program

24th Aug 2020

Jackie Robinson was one of the greatest baseball players ever. His number, 42, has been retired in perpetuity by every team in Major League Baseball. He won the Rookie of the Year award in 1947 when h … Read More

Army-Navy Football

31st Jul 2020

The words of Douglas MacArthur, "Upon the fields of friendly strife are sown the seeds that, upon other fields, on other days, will bear the fruits of victory," are etched on the walls of the gymnasiu … Read More

Women of the Ivy League

3rd Jul 2020

When Playboy printed its magazine they did a series of issues dedicated to the "Women of the Ivy League." This is not our subject today, but instead it is early imagery of young collegiate age females … Read More

Stanford University Street Names

22nd May 2020

We just acquired a lot of old Stanford street signs and became interested in the origin of many of the names. Stanford's campus took its street names from a variety of sources including early Spanish … Read More

The Earliest Ivy League Football Programs

7th Mar 2020

We know the first game between ivy league schools when when Columbia met Yale on November 16, 1872 at Hamilton Park near New Haven, Connecticut.As far as the first program printed for a football game, … Read More