MEARS Auction #99, Ends February 4th, 2017, 9:00 PM CST W/ 30-Minute Per Lot Rule In Effect9
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George Brewster Chadwick (June 11, 1880 – October 17, 1961) was an All-American football player and coach. He played college football for Yale University from 1899 to 1902 and was the head coach of the 1903 Yale football team. After working for a time in the hardware and sales fields, Chadwick had a long career as a teacher of English, history and Latin at Eastern private boys' schools.
Fresh to the hobby collection of his estate. Included are:
Game Ball – each of these were retrieved after the game and marked with the opposing college team name
9-27 Trinity (Score 40-0)
10-1 Tufts (Score 34-6)
10-8 Wesleyan (Score 35-0)
10-11 Brown (Score 10-0)
10-15 Vermont (Score 32-0)
10-18 Penn State (Score 11-0)
10-25 Syracuse (Score 24-0)
11-8 Bucknell (Score 36-5)
11-15 Princeton (Score 12-5)
11-27 Harvard (Score 23-0)
All games were a victory for Yale.
1897 5x7 Cabinet Card of George Chadwick
1897 8x10 High School Cabinet Card Team (2)
1897 8x10 Mounted Cabinet AYA Card
(7) additional period photos
Walter Camp Typed Signed Letter
1902 Yale Champion Medal in original presentation box: engraved “1902 Champions, Yale 23, Harvard 0, Yale 12, Princeton 5”.
A time capsule of the 1902 Yale football team.
1902 George Chadwick Yale Football Collection: Walter Camp Signed Letter, 1902 Championship Medal, Game Used Footballs
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