Eatonville Hospital – 1921
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Here’s an old envelope from 1921 to Julie Dougher c/o of the the Eatonville Hospital. Don’t know anything about Julie — whether she was a nurse or a patient. (If you have any information, please …

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EHS Girls Basketball 1923

Submitted by on August 7, 2011 – 3:26 pmNo Comment
Girls 1923 basketball team

Girls 1923 basketball team

It’s not the best picture of the EHS 1923 girls basketball team, but you’ve got to love the uniforms.

1923 was an interesting year in history of women’s basketball.

The Women’s Division of the National Amateur Athletic Federation (WDNAAF) held its first conference. Over the next few years it tried to ban women’s extramural basket ball games and other sports from high schools, industrial leagues and  churches, because they were too competitive.

However, the following year, the Olympics added women’s basketball as an exhibition event.

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