Ross Werner photographs, 1938-1939  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Werner, Ross
Ross Werner photographs
1938-1939 (inclusive)
15 photographic prints
Collection Number
Photographs from the University of Washington Basketball All Stars' Team trip to the Far East, including China, Japan and the Philippines from December 1938 to March 1939
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
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15 black and white copy prints from the Ross Werner Collection originally from the Bainbridge Historical Society. The collection depicts images from the University of Washington Basketball All Stars' Team trip to the Far East, including China, Japan and the Philippines from December 1938 to March 1939. The coach was Hec Edmundson. Also included are photocopies of newspaper clippings and memorabilia of the trip and its personalities, especially Ed Loverich, UW 1937 and Ross Werner, taken from Bainbridge Island Historical Museum scrapbook of Hilda Loverich.

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Photographs and related material only to be usedwith permission of and credit to: Bainbridge Island Historical Museum; a copy of any publication of these materials must be sent to the Bainbridge Island Historical Museum

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Container(s) Description Dates
3999 Ed Loverich takes a snow ball throw pose at the camera on afterdeck of the "Asia" to Japan. December 24, 1938
4000 Another view aboard the "Neros" 1939
4001 Natives loading coal aboard the "Empress of Asia" by hand. Nagasaki, Japan. January 9, 1939
4002 Carrying off an injured member of the Heacock National Commercial champs. Our first game. Manila, Philippines. January 18, 1939
4003 'Hutch' (Loverich), 'Gandy' and 'Wag' (Wagner), pose for a time exposure in the Army and Navy Y.M.C.A. where (we) stayed in Manila. January 1939
4004 The gang at Passan Qan just before starting up the river to shoot the rapids "somberos and all." Philippines 1939
4005 Just before leaving Manila "The gang with Bill Andrews and Lewis Browny" January 14, 1939
4006 "The gang at the top waiting for the trip down the falls in the background," Philippines January 1939
4007 "Empress of Asia," Shanghai, China January 1939
4008 "Gannon, Loverich, Hanover, Egge and Werner back in on the "Don Ecteban" after a swell trip, Manila, Philippines 1939
4009 Basketball gang (aboard) "Asama Maru" March 3, 1939
4010 The gang on the beach outside of Iloilo, drinking and eating young coconut. As usual, the natives gathered to see Americans horsing around, Miami Beach 1939
4011 Rizal Memorial Tennis Stadium where we played our games. Dick, Dr. Yllanan, myself (Werner) and Bob in foreground. Manila 1939
4012 A view from the landing wharf in Shanghai. Go from here (Hankow). to the Buno and international settlement by small boats. Shows A.P. & O. boat (English) and various Chinese scows January 10, 1939
4013 Gang aboard ship undated

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  • Photographic prints

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  • Visual Materials Collections (University of Washington)