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0000172
BOXING: THOMAS MOLINEAUX.
Thomas Molineaux, one of America's first black boxers, featured on a detail from Lord Byron's screen, compiled from clippings and illustrations from Pierce Egan's 'Boxiana: or Sketches of Modern Pugilists,' 1818-1824, published in London, England.
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0000173
BOXING: THOMAS MOLINEAUX.
Thomas Molineaux, one of the first black American boxers. Etching, 1812, by Richard Dighton.
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0000174
BOXING: CRIBB v. MOLINEAUX.
Thomas Molineaux (African-American, left) and Thomas Cribb (Englishman) in the 11-round contest at Thistleton Gap, England, won by Cribb in 19 minutes, ten seconds, on 28 September 1811. Contemporary etching.
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0000234
GYMNASTICS, 19th CENTURY.
'The Pratt Gymnasium at Amherst College.' Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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0000562
HET KOLVEN, 1497.
The game of het kolven, a precursor to golf, played in the Netherlands. Woodcut, French, 1497.
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0000564
REMBRANDT: KOLVEN, 1654.
Etching by Rembrandt van Rijn, 1654.
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0001189
STAG HUNT, 14th CENTURY.
A nobleman and his servant trying to find the scent of a stag. Wood engraving after a 14th century French manuscript miniature.
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0001192
MEDIEVAL: HUNTING SCENE.
A nobleman's kennel of dogs for the hunt. Wood engraving after a 15th century manuscript miniature.
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0001354
BILLIARDS, 1874.
'Froze Together.' Lithograph, 1874, by Currier & Ives.
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0001425
CANADA: FISHING, 1890.
Salmon fishing on the Frazer River, British Columbia. Wood engraving, American, 1890.
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0001463
STEEPLECHASE, 1882.
Steeplechase disaster during the racing season on Coney Island, New York. Wood engraving, American, 1882, after Henry A. Ogden.
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0001686
HUNTING SCENE, 1851.
'Hare hunting--the meet.' Wood engraving, English, 1851.
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0001739
BASEBALL TEAM, c1898.
The U.S.S. 'Maine' baseball club. (J.H. Bloomer is identified at lefthand top corner.)
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0001851
HORSEBACK RIDING.
Lithograph, French, 19th century.
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0001852
ICE SKATING, 1847.
Wood engraving, English.
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0001854
SPORTS: GYMNASTICS, 1859.
The gymnasium at Oxford University. Wood engraving from an English newspaper of 1859.
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0001856
EXERCISE, 19th CENTURY.
Illustration from an American exercise manual, 19th century.
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0001857
EXERCISE, 19th CENTURY.
Illustration from an American exercise manual, 19th century.
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0001943
AMERICAN CRICKET, 1882.
Match between the Western Cricketers and the Merion Club, at Ardmore, Pennsylvania. Wood engraving, American, 1882.
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0002169
ICE FISHING, 1854.
Fishing for pike in the Adirondack Mountains, New York. Wood engraving, 1854.
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0002170
ICE FISHING, 1854.
Smelt fishing. Wood engraving, 1854.
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0002266
ARCHERY, 19th CENTURY.
'A fashionable pastime: archery practice.' Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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0002541
ANCIENT OLYMPIC GAMES.
An artist's reconstruction of the games of Greek antquity. Line engraving, 19th century.
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0002544
CROQUET, 1873.
Never too old to play croquet, nor yet too young. Wood engraving, American, 1873.
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0002545
CROQUET, 1866.
Wood engraving, American, 1866.
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0002830
BICYCLE ADVERTISEMENT, 1890.
Advertisement for Union Cycle bicycles, American, 1890.
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0002831
BICYCLE ADVERTISEMENT, 1890.
Advertisement for Lovell bicycles, American, 1890.
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0002832
FRENCH BICYCLE, c1920.
Line cut, French, c1920.
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0003510
CURLING, 1855.
A curling match at Montreal. Wood engraving, English, 1855.
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0003680
BASEBALL: HOBOKEN, 1866.
'The American National Game of Base Ball.' Championship game at Elysian Fields, Hoboken, New Jersey. Lithograph by Currier and Ives, 1866.
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0004249
YALE vs. PRINCETON, 1879.
Ivy League football game, 27 November 1879. Wood engraving, from a contemporary American newspaper.
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0004644
ICE SKATING, 1886.
Lithograph, American.
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0004680
PARIS: BICYCLING, 1818.
The velocipede course in the garden of the Luxembourg, Paris, France, in 1818. Wood engraving, French, 19th century.
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0004681
BICYCLING, c1885.
Original cabinet photograph.
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0004682
BICYCLING, 1890.
W.F. Murphy, holder of the Irvington-Milburn road record. Drawing, 1890.
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0005128
PHEASANT HUNTING, 1850.
Wood engraving, English, 1850.
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0005130
ENGLAND: FOX HUNT, 1854.
Wood engraving, English, 1854.
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0006336
GREECE: YOUNG ATHLETE.
A Grecian youth crowned at the games. Line engraving after a fictile vase painting.
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0006514
HUNTING: DAKOTA, 1888.
The day's catch by bird hunters near Webster, Dakota. Line engraving, American, 1888.
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0006515
HUNTING: WILDFOWL, 1880.
Wildfowl massacres. Drawing by Gaston Fay. Line engraving, American, 1880.
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