|Object Name||Print, Photographic|
|Title||Colorado School of Mines championship football team, 1890|
Black and white photograph of the Colorado School of Mines championship football team of 1890. 14 men are posed together; 13 in uniforms and 1 in a suit. The team shirts have the initials S. S. M. (State School of Mines).
The team was undefeated during the 1890 season (6-0-0), playing in order: Denver, Colorado College, University of Colorado, Colorado State, University of Colorado, and Colorado Springs High School.
In 1888, the first football game was played against Denver.
|Copyright||All rights belong to Golden History Museums, City of Golden without restriction.|
|Credit line||Golden History Museums, City of Golden Collection|
|Caption||Colorado School of Mines championship football team, 1890|
Colorado School of Mines
Colorado School of Mines Football