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Title Engraving: A Game of Football. - Drawn by J. Davidson. [Harvard - Columbia's first game, Nov. 5, 1877.] Harper's Weekly, Dec. 7, 1878.
Object Name Print
Catalog Number 2005.053.0013
Collection Hoboken 19th C. Images Collection
Credit Gift of Paul Neshamkin.
Scope & Content Digital image of printed engraving: A Game of Football. - Drawn by J. Davidson. As printed on page 969 of Harper's Weekly, December 7, 1878.

Details about the image according to the on-line source of the item from which donor obtained it:
November 5, 1877 game with Columbia in Hoboken, N.J. (Harvard, 6 g[oals?], 9 t[ouchdowns?], Columbia, 0.) First game between the two teams.

Original leaf was 10-1/2" wide x 15-1/2" high. The text referred to in the caption on page 971 is not present.
Date 1878
Year Range from 1878
Year Range to 1878
Search Terms Saint George's Cricket Grounds
Caption enhanced
Imagefile 037\20050530013.jpg
Classification Sports
Social & Personal Activity
Football