Copy of the original rules of basketball

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Frances Pomerorywas born in 1911. Frances graduated from Holton High School in 1928. The attended KU and graduated in 1932. She married Dr. James Naismith's son, James. The original rules were stored in Holton during World War II, when Frances returned to Holton while her husband served in the war. Dr. Naismith dedicated Holton's new gym in 1932. Phog Allen also attended the dedication. Also on display is a baby carriage donated by Ian Naismith, Frances' son.

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