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Catalog Number 2011.099.311
Object Name Print, Photographic
Title Colorado School of Mines championship football team, 1904
Date 1904
Description Black and white photo of the Colorado School of Mines Championship football team from 1904. 14 men are seated on the front steps of a building; 12 are wearing football uniforms and two are wearing suits and hats. The player in the center is holding a ball with the final game score between the Colorado School of Mines and the University of Colorado Boulder written on it. Champions of Colorado "04" is written across the front step.

The players are in the back row are identified left to right: Hoyt, Sill, Hughes, Bosquett, and Keene. The players in the middle row are identified left to right: Finigan, Chapman, Emens, and Morrison. The front row is identified from the left to right: Reinhard, Koerner, Kruger, Capt., Ellsworth, Ellsworth, Coach.

In 1888, the first football game was played against Denver.
Copyright All rights belong to Golden History Museums, City of Golden without restriction.
Collection Permanent
Credit line Golden History Museums, City of Golden Collection
Caption Colorado School of Mines championship football team, 1904
Search Terms Colorado School of Mines
Colorado School of Mines Football