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Articles with keyword "Sports"

Appleknockers versus Decatur basketball game.

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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

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The Nature of the Game

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

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Recollections from the Ring

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

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Documenting Pittsburgh’s Past

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

Pickup football game among "breaker boys."

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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

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World Beaters

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