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Scrapbook (Accession No 550)

Mrs T H Miller's personal album of the Ladies Open Championships,1893-1899 : Photographs, cuttings, sketches, scraps

Part of the WGM collection at theSecial Collections Unit of the University of St Andrews Library

NB Page 1 starts on the left hand of the first page

Page No Year
1 1893 Rhymes and ABC
2
Lady Margaret Scott with trophy
3
Four sem-finalists
4
St Annes competitors
5
St Annes competitors
6
St Annes competitors
7
Tent with organisers
8
Cutting from Golf June 16 1893 describing Ladies Championship / cartoon of the “ Golfing Maniac Again”
9
Cuttings from Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News, including named photograph of the group of competitors.
10
Further cutting describing the tournament
11 1894 Draw sheet and map for Liittlestone
12
Pictures of Lady Margaret Scott and Miss May Mugliston (Q'finalist from Lytham and St Annes)
13
Group of three semi-finalists ( missing Miss Mugliston whose picture is below.
14
Group of competitors, some names, including Mabel Stringer, Captain of Littlestone
15
Cuttings from the Championship
16
Cuttings from the Championship
17
Two page spread of competitors and group, taken from The Gentlewoman June 9 1894
18
Sketches and poem written by Miss Starkie-Bence
19 1895 Draw sheet and map for Liittlestone
20
Photo of competitors against the clubhouse (NB ground and first floor balcony)
21
Cutting of acount of the Championship in Golf May 31 1895
22
4 photos from the Illustrated Dramatic and Sporting News June 1 1895
23
2 page spread from Gentlewoman
24
Cuttings from the Noerthern Whig May 22 1895
25
More cuttings
26
More cuttings
27
More cuttings
28
More cuttings
29
More cuttings snippet about Mrs Miller
30
More cuttings
31
2 x photos Miss Dod playing the Alps
32
2 x photos
33
2 x photos
34
2 x photos
35
2 x photos The final
36
2 x photos (Group of 4 semi-finalists, prizegiving)
37
Improved regulations for the success of cook's spcial Championship Party at Hoylake 1895
38
Group taken during the Championship competition of 1895 (NB this photo is of pigs!)
39
4 photos of scenery and party
40
5 photo of scenery and party
41
Letter to Tommy miller from J M russell thanking him for his assistance (on Royal County Down GC paper)
42
Southern v Northern ladies. Account from Golf Oct 4 1895 3 x photos
43
Map of Royal Portrush
44
Hand-written poem
45 1896 Ladies Golf championship Royal Liverpool 1896 signatures
46
Group of vice-Presidents and Ladies
47
Draw sheet and map for Liittleston
48
Map of Royal Lliverpool
49
Group of competitors
50
4 x photos
51
4 semi-finalists with trophy
52
Cuttings menu and photo of Ladies clubhouse
53
8 photos
54
7 photos
55
7 photos
56 1897 Cuttings from Gullane
57
Poem “The Gay Retreiver Pup” with a photo of Issette Pearson with a dog in place of her head
58
Draw sheet for 1897
59
Map of Gullane
60
House party in front of the clubhouse
61
Group of competitors
62
3 photos 1st Tee, 1st Tee, The four semi-finallists
63
3 photos Miss pearson swinging, Tantallon, dirleton Castle
64
10 photos 1 cutting, Miss A Maxwell, Miss Aitchison and Miss Bloxom, Miss Moeller
65
Cuttings
66
Cuttings
67
7 photos
68
Spoof Menu and cartoon placecards
69
Tantallon
70 1898 13 small photos from Championship at Great Yarmouth
71
Engraving of Great Yarmouth
72
Blank
73
Drawsheet , photo of flag, Receipt from Railway Company
74
Cutting of Spring Meeting of Great Yarmouth Ladies GC
75
Cuttings of account of victory of Lena Thomson
76 1899 Newcastle Co Down Drawsheet, Letter from Issette Pearson to Mrs Miller
77
Map
78
Group of competitors in the Dunes
79
7 photos (small one of May Hezlet driving, Group of competitors, mrs Towne playing to Punch Bowl)
80
Miss Dod holing out on the” field” green, in round with Miss Stringer, Miss Dod holing out “field” in round with Miss Stringer, Miss Hezlet winning semi-finalist, Miss Magill driving “South Down” in semi-final
81
The champion driving “South Down” in final round, Miss Magill playing St Johns in final with Miss Hezlet, The winning stroke for the Championship. Miss Hezlet putting on Matterhorn green in final with Miss Magill, Congratulating Miss Hezlet on winning semi-final.
82
6 small photos and picture of the four semifinalists and poem
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