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Articles with keyword "Sports"

Appleknockers versus Decatur basketball game.


In 1964, the Appleknockers from Cobden, Illinois, Made It All the Way to the State Championships.

Book recounts how larger rivals fell to the tiny upstart


The Nature of the Game

Olympic combat events reflect the culture and customs of an ancient society.


Recollections from the Ring

Painter, writer, television producer, and fight doctor Ferdie Pacheco talks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole.


Documenting Pittsburgh’s Past

A photographer captures the jazz musicians and sports stars of the 1930s and beyond.

Pickup football game among "breaker boys."


Penn’s Woods Online

Keeping tabs on the Commonwealth's uncommon history.

black and white photograph of Fort Shaw Indian School girls basketball team,1904


World Beaters

In the early days of basketball, the girls from Fort Shaw Indian School took on all comers.