May 15, 2012

Incredible Vintage Photos Of Sports Fans 100 Years Ago

A "chorus girl" singing at a baseball game in 1912

A Dutch fan cheering at a game in Amsterdam in 1931

A jockey and a fan at Belmont Park in the 1910s

An Ansel Adams photo of baseball at Manazar Relocation Center in 1943

Belgian fans watching a game against Holland from the trees in 1913

Election Night 1931 in Wellington, New Zealand

Boston Red Sox fans in 1913

Cadets at the Army-Navy football game in 1913

Dutch kids cheering on their team in 1931

English soccer fans storming the pitch in 1927

Fans outside Philadelphia's Shibe Park in 1913

Fans following a 1911 World Series game on a "playograph" in NYC

Fans outside Philadelphia's Shibe Park in 1913

Fans waiting outside the Polo Grounds in 1913

Fans watching a bull fight in Portugal in 1919

Fans watching the 1913 Davis Cup

Golf patrons at Brookline in 1913

On-lookers at Belmont Park in the 1910s

Prince William and the King of Sweden at the 1912 Olympics

Team executives watching a baseball game in Philadelphia in 1913

The crowd at the 1913 Army-Navy game

(via Library of Congress)


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