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Object Name Announcement
Date 1893
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.
Earliest Date 1893
Latest Date 1893
Material Paper
Subjects Clubs
Tennis
Sports
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Austen, E. Alice
Catalog Number 45.002.0054
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.