‘In the Field of Sport at Home and Abroad’: Sports Coverage in Canadian Daily Newspapers, 1850-1914

Type of resource
Author/collaborator
Title
‘In the Field of Sport at Home and Abroad’: Sports Coverage in Canadian Daily Newspapers, 1850-1914
Abstract
Media coverage of sports in Canada developed with the transition from “political” newspapers to the “popular” press in the second half of the nineteenth century. The author’s analysis includes a description of the growing amount of sports coverage in such papers as the Montreal Daily Star, the Gazette and the Montreal Herald.
Publication
Sports History Review
Volume
Vol. 34
Issue
no. 2
Pages
133-167
Date
November 2003
Language
en
Citation
Lorenz, Stacy L. “‘In the Field of Sport at Home and Abroad’: Sports Coverage in Canadian Daily Newspapers, 1850-1914.” Sports History Review Vol. 34, no. 2 (November 2003): 133–167.
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