|Title||Staten Island Ladies Club|
|Description||Printed announcement, folded piece of paper printed with black ink. Inscription: "Staten Island Ladies Club, / Livingston, Staten Island. / The Annual Open Tennis Tournament of the Staten / Island Ladies Club will be held on their grounds at / Livingston, Staten Island, on Wednesday, Thursday and / Friday, September the 20, 21 and 22. / The events will be Ladies Singles and Doubles and / Mixed Doubles. Prizes will be awarded to the winner / and runners up in each event. / all matches will be best two out of three vantage / games. / Singles will be called at 2 p.m. Doubles at 3 p.m. / Mixed Doubles at 4 p.m. / The Tournament will be under the management of the / Tournament Committee and their decision on all matters / relating thereto will be final. / Entrance fee $1 for Singles, $2 for Doubles. / Entries positively must be made on or before September / 15 and must be addressed in writing to / MRS. JOHN FLAVEL HUBBARD, JR. / New Brighton, S.I." Additional handwritten inscription in Alice Austen's handwriting: "1893."|
|Acquisition||From Alice Austen|
|Ownership and History||
The Staten Island Ladies Club was located on the grounds of the Staten Island Cricket and Baseball Club in Livingston.
This announcement is part of a collection of personal items that came to the Staten Island Historical Society from photographer Alice Austen in 1945.
|Lexicon Sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
Austen, E. Alice
|Support Acknowledgment||Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, August 2017.|
|Legal Status||Items represented here are from the collections of the Staten Island Historical Society. Materials reproduced for personal non-commercial use must credit the Staten Island Historical Society. Commercial licensing is available.|