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Feature Artifact: 1913 Rulebook

//Feature Artifact: 1913 Rulebook

Feature Artifact: 1913 Rulebook

The Hall of Fame featured artifact is a 1913 Spalding Official Guide for Women’s Basket Ball. Take note “basket ball” was two words. The guide was edited by Senda Berenson Abbott. She is considered the “Mother” of women’s basketball. She wrote the first rules for women’s basketball and was inducted posthumously into the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame in 1999.

2018-12-06T15:27:51+00:00December 6th, 2018|History|0 Comments

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