DU Special Collections

1911-1912 University of Denver Women's Basketball Team

Title:
1911-1912 University of Denver Women's Basketball Team
Creator:
Unknown
Date:
circa 1911-1912
Type:
Still Image
Format:
reformatted digital, photographic print
Description:
Handwritten on label on back: "A Women's Basketball Team, in 1913. Mabel Rilling had organized the first teams, the "K Book" of 1914 tells us that 'although few of the University students are acquainted with the athletics in which the young women of the College participate, the girls who are active in this line of work consider it a great part of their college life.'", The 1911-1912 University of Denver (DU) women's basketball team, in uniforms, poses outdoors in front of a brick wall in three rows in Denver, Colorado. Nellie Hall Bayles is pictured in the top row, far right.