1893 Football Team

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Title

1893 Football Team

Description

The 1893 football team with the first African American player Edward Harvey. An all-around athlete, he also played on the 1890 and 1891 baseball team.

Edward had two brothers, Frederick Douglas Grant, and Sherman Alan, who were also athletes at the university. Sherman was a member of the baseball team 1888-1890. Frederick, known as Grant, was on the 1889 and 1890 baseball teams.

Date

1893

Identifier

RG 66/14

Collection

Citation

“1893 Football Team,” KU Libraries Exhibits, accessed June 19, 2024, https://exhibits.lib.ku.edu/items/show/6710.