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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]

Catalog Data

Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Suneagle Golf Club  Search this
Dunn, Doris  Search this
Dunn, Seymour  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
1 Item (piece, 4" x 5".)
Archival materials
New Jersey -- 1920-1930
Redbank (N.J.) -- 1920-1930
Scope and Contents:
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."
Local Numbers:
RSN 18565
Company catalog card included.
U&U caption in file box: 2023-A2.
Currently stored in box 3.1.71 [227B].
Collection Restrictions:
The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Bagpipers -- 1920-1930  Search this
Golf -- 1920-1930  Search this
Kilts -- 1920-1930  Search this
Musical instruments -- 1920-1930  Search this
Sheep  Search this
Sports -- 1920-1930  Search this
Photographs -- 1920-1930 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Glass.
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.1: Underwood and Underwood Negatives / RSN Numbers 18538-18639
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History