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"Old Abes" Basketball Team | Newspaper Article/Clipping | Wisconsin Historical Society

Newspaper Article/Clipping

"Old Abes" Basketball Team

"Old Abes" Basketball Team | Newspaper Article/Clipping | Wisconsin Historical Society
Newspaper clipping of the Eau Claire, Wisconsin high school basketball team in action against the Beloit high school team in statewide tournament play.<p>The team chose the name "Old Abes" in connection with the famous eagle's origin near Eau Claire, Wisconsin.</p>
DESCRIPTION
Newspaper clipping of the Eau Claire, Wisconsin high school basketball team in action against the Beloit high school team in statewide tournament play.

The team chose the name "Old Abes" in connection with the famous eagle's origin near Eau Claire, Wisconsin.

RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:79773
Creation Date: March 15 1962
Creator Name:Stein, Edwin
City:Eau Claire
County:Eau Claire
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Album 17 (The Civil War--Old Abe, Wisconsin Civil War Eagle)
Genre:Newspaper Article/Clipping
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:Album 17.65
Original Dimensions:8 x 7.75 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Excerpt from the "Wisconsin State Journal," Madison, Wisconsin, March 15, 1962.
SUBJECTS
Men
Basketball
Mascots
Newspapers
Uniforms
High schools
Student activities
Students
Ephemera

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