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Frederic Remington

Frederic Remington (Football.  Born, Canton, NY, Oct. 21, 1861; died, Ridgefield, CT, Dec. 26, 1909.)  Universally acclaimed as the finest American painter and sculptor of the Old West, Frederick Remington was also a Yale football player.  Remington played end in 1879-80 and was a teammate of, among others, Walter Camp, “the Father of American Football.”  […]

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A prolific author, wire service sports reporter, long time Major League Baseball official scorer, football statistician, sports museum founder, theatrical agency owner and public ... read more

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