Army mascot (LOC)

Bain News Service,, publisher.


Army mascot


[between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915]


1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.



Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).


Format: Glass negatives.


Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.


Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,


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Call Number: LC-B2- 2922-20



  • Black and white archive 5y

    The army only has a pantomime horse? You'd have thought they could have found a real one.
  • Wystan PRO 5y

    I believe the Army mascot is a mule. (Note the big ears.)
  • Wystan PRO 5y

    The game was played on November 29, 1913, at the Polo Grounds, in New York City. President Woodrow Wilson was among the spectators. Army sank the Navy and won, 22-9.
  • Wystan PRO 5y

    The President was watching the game:
    Army-Navy football, 1913  (LOC) by The Library of Congress

    West Point cadets enter the field:
    West Point cadets coming on field  (LOC) by The Library of Congress

    Navy's mascot is a goat:
    Navy mascot  (LOC) by The Library of Congress

    A long view of the field (NYC's Polo Grounds):
    Army-Navy 1913  (LOC) by The Library of Congress
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