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Suneagle Golf Club has sheep herd to mow green and thus saves mechanical mower; pro wears kilts, plays bagpipes thus minimizing the "golf blues." [photonegative], 07/03/1926

view Suneagle Golf Club has sheep herd to mow green and thus saves mechanical mower; pro wears kilts, plays bagpipes thus minimizing the "golf blues." [photonegative], 07/03/1926 digital asset number 1
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Subject:
Dunn, Doris
Dunn, Seymour
Suneagle Golf Club
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 piece, 4" x 5"
Type:
Photographs
Place:
New Jersey
Redbank (N.J.)
Date:
1926
07/03/1926
1920-1930
Notes:
Company catalog card included.
U&U caption in file box: 2023-A2.
Currently stored in box 3.1.71 [227B].
Summary:
Caption: "Redbank, N.J. - An innovation in golfing. The Suneagle Golf Club at Redbank has a herd of sheep to crop the green and fairways, thus saving a mechanical mower. Seymour Dunn, the Club's pro wears kilts and plays the bagpipe to herd the sheep, while he also gives the players some tunes to chase the 'golf blues' away. - Doris Dunn putting, while Seymour Dunn, pro, watches, with the sheep in the background."
Topic:
Bagpipers
Golf
Kilts
Musical instruments
Sheep
Sports
Local number:
RSN 18565
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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