History of Lawn Tennis

1873 ~ 1900 - From Royal Tennis 
courts to backyard lawn tennis courts, 
the sport takes shape

 

1900 ~ 1938  - A new sport around the
globe, an international race of
champions and the first Grand Slam

 

Tennis Articles - Folklore and 
great champions of the past

 

Time Travel - How do you rate
 on Victorian turf?

 

 

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Photo: Color Engraving by Francis Barrud,  Lawn Tennis, 1886
 

Updated: Tuesday, November 22, 2005 
2006

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