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Date of Work


Identification #

UAP 13834


Twelve players are pictured from the 1896 football team. Six players are wearing uniforms with UND on them. Behind the player holding the '96 football is Lieutenant Charles S. Farnsworth, the coach, in his military uniform. Also on the team are Benjamin Wright (captain) and Joseph Flanagan, later to be named the university's greatest athlete in its first fifty years. Also identified is Robert Hugh Ray, center row, seated left.


Football; Athletics; Students; Uniform; Charles Farnsworth; Football coaches; Lieutenant governors; Football players; Military uniforms; Football teams; Football uniforms; Male college students

Places Depicted

North Dakota--Grand Forks; North Dakota

Organizations Depicted

University of North Dakota

People Depicted

Wright, Benjamin; Farnsworth, Charles S.; Flanagan, Joseph


Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota