Football season begins…in 1901

The Indianapolis Journal, September 3, 1901. Courtesy of Hoosier State Chronicles.
The Indianapolis Journal, September 3, 1901. Courtesy of Hoosier State Chronicles.

Football season is upon us.  Hoosiers love their high school squads, college teams, and the Colts.  Indiana residents even loved football in 1901, when the state’s past-time of basketball was still in its infancy.  Read more about Indiana football at the dawn of the 20th century in the Indianapolis Journal to the right.