University of Minnesota football jersey

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Titles University of Minnesota football jersey
Description U of M football sweater worn by Egil Boeckmann in 1903. Dark maroon wool knit football sweater, below the waist length, with gold knit turtleneck, cuffs and hem. Ribbed knit sweater with full-length sleeves. Stitched to the back (est) in gold colored wool felt is "M/ 6 to 6". Boeckmann scored the touchdown that tied the Minnesota-Michigan game in the first "Little Brown Jug" game. Worn to celebrations following the "Little Brown Jug" game.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 24 inches length (center back)
21 inches width (at shoulders)
8 inches length (turtle neck)
Nomenclature jersey
Materials wool (textile)
Subjects Used by: Boeckmann, Egil
Minnesota Golden Gophers (Football team)
Used in: Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Sports and recreation
Clothing. Men's Sports Clothes. Team Uniforms
Clothing. Men's Sweaters
Dates Use: Exactly 1903
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2007.25.2 (Accession Number)

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