1911 New York Lincoln Giants

A Calendar, Including Newspaper Clippings, of the 1911 New York Lincoln Giants

1911 New York Lincoln Giants

Stories are placed in order of the date they appeared.

April 30, 1911

Harlem, New York, NY
"At Olympic Field. - New York Fire Department 1, Lincoln Giants 7."

May 14, 1911

Harlem, New York, NY
"Good Games for Olympic Field. - What promise to be two exciting games of baseball will be the double-header to be played at the Olympic Field, One Hundred and Thirty-Seventh Street and Fifth Avenue, tomorrow. The Lincoln Giants, the great colored team of ball tossers, will meet the strong Ironsides of Newark in the first tussle, while in the second game the All-Nationals will try and put a check to the great winning streak of the Lincoln Giants."

Harlem, New York, NY
"Other Baseball Games Yesterday. - At Olympic Field - First Game Ironsides 4, Lincoln Giants 3. - Second Game All Nationals 0, Lincoln Giants 16."

May 21, 1911

Harlem, New York, NY
"Two Hard Games for Colored Team - A double-header will be played at Olympic Field, One Hundred and Thirty-Seventh Street and Fifth Avenue, tomorrow. The Lincoln Giants, the strong colored team, will first tackle the Allentown team and then go against the Ironsides of Newark, who broke the Lincoln Giants' great winning streak last Sunday by beating them by a score of 5 to 4. McClelland will twirl for the Lincoln Giants against the Ironsides."

Harlem, New York, NY
"Other Baseball Games Yesterday. - At Olympic Field - First Game. - Allentown 2, Lincoln Giants 11. - Second Game. Ironsides 0, Lincoln Giants 5."

June 11, 1911

Harlem, New York, NY
"Sunday Baseball Games. - The Lincoln Giants, the fast colored team, will play a double header at Olympic Field. They will have for their opponents the Ironsides of Newark and the Paterson club."

June 18, 1911

Harlem, New York, NY
"Sunday Baseball Games. - The Lincoln giants will play two games at Olympic Field. In the first game they will meet the Duquesne team of Jersey City and in the second tussle will have the New London team for their opponents. Abe Atteil, the feather-weight champion, will umpire the second game."

June 25, 1911

Harlem, New York, NY
"Sunday Baseball Games. - The Lincoln Giants will play another double-header at Olympic Field. In the first game they will meet the Pottstown Club, while in the second they will have the Philadelphia Professionals for opponents. Joe Jeanette will umpire the second game."

July 2, 1911

Harlem, New York, NY
"Sunday Baseball Games. - Sam Langford, the colored fighter, will make his first appearance as a baseball umpire at the Olympic Field, where he will render the base decisions in the second game of the double-header between the Lincoln Giants and the strong New London team. In the first game, the Lincoln Giants will play the Central Islip Club."

July 9, 1911

Harlem, New York, NY
"A double-header will be played tomorrow at Olympic Field. In the first game the Lincoln Giants will play the Yonkers team and in the second the Philadelphia Professionals will oppose the Lincoln Giants. Wickware will pitch for the Giants."

July 16, 1911

Harlem, New York, NY
"Sunday Baseball Games. - The Lincoln Giants, the strong colored team, will take part in another double header at Olympic Field. They will meet the Central Islip nine in the first game and the strong New London Club in the second tussle. The latter team made the Lincoln Giants play their hardest to beat them in a previous game."

July 23, 1911

Harlem, New York, NY
"Sunday Baseball Games. - The Lincoln Giants, the strong colored team of balltossers, will figure in another important double-header at Olympic Field. In the first game they will go against the Easton team of the Pennsylvania League, while in the second tussle they will have their opponents the Philadelphia Professionals, who played them such a thrilling game two weeks ago."

July 30, 1911

Harlem, New York, NY
"Tomorrow's Schedule of Ball Games. - The strong Lincoln Giants, who have lost few games so far this season, will take part in another double-header at Olympic Field tomorrow. In the first game the Giants will play the strong Haverstraw team, while in the second tussle the Loughlin Lyceum team will be the Lincoln Giants' opponents."