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Throwback Thursday Photo, Pioneer Park Golf Course

Opening day at Pioneer Park Golf Course, Lincoln, NE, 1930 [RG2158.PH000020-000016]

Fore! Today’s Throwback Thursday photo takes us to the opening day of the Pioneer Park Golf Course in Lincoln, Nebraska. Teeing off in the photo are (left to right) Ted Anchor, Joe Carr, J.L. Roscoe, Tom Risser and Commissioner E.M. Baer. Pioneers Golf Course opened in April 12, 1930 and is now the oldest public course in Lincoln. Behind the men, several young caddies stand at the ready. 

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