Biography of John M. Browning:John_Mose_Browning
Buck Stewart and Ted Cooper Boxing in a Yard, Myton, Utah,1915:
1913 Boxing Tournament:
Boxing at the “Smokeless Smoker”:
Jack Dempsey and Ira Dern:
BYU Football team played its first several games at Timp Park after their revival of the football program.
Football Team Portrait:
BYU Football Team boarding a bus before the game:
Franklin Basketball Team:
BYU Basketball Team (1905):
Since football was banned in all Church schools from 1900 to 1919, emphasis was placed on basketball, track, and baseball. This was BYU’s champion basketball team in 1905. Notice that at this time basketball players still wore quilted football pants and sneakers. Some early editor wrote the surname identifications of each man directly on the photograph. They are, back row: Evans, Greenwood, Rose, Thurman, Watkins (later U.S. Senator), and Coach Teetzel; front row: Chamberlain, Alder, and Anderson.
Utah State University baseball team at practice:
Southern Utah Recreation Baseball Team:
Myton Baseball Team:
Wilcox Academy Girls Basketball Team:
Uintah High School Girls Junior Class Basketball Team:
The photograph shows a man wearing a Utah State Aggies’ basketball jersey and holding a basketball in the air.
News from the Utah Expedition reports that the troops have reached Fort Bridger. The Mormons have burned all the grass in the area and the army’s animals are dying. The Mormons are fortifying the passes into Salt Lake City.