Township High Football
1930 Team Photo and Schedule
Photograph and text taken from
The Swatara Swatter, page 51. Click the image for a large,
full size picture.
Rear row, left to right:
Mr. Shuler, coach; Gongloff, Dunlap, Richer, Stepp, Kurn, Cohick,
Dunlap, Berkie, Roberts, Cashman, Vukmanic. Middle Row, left to
right: Brown, Stevenson, Knoll, Retreivi, Yursic, Moore, Logan, A.
Solerno. Front Row, left to right: Schenfelt,
Laudenslager, Seibort, Bolan, Garnes, Koch, Stankovich, Hartz.
High Football Schedule
Calobe Jackson, Jr. of Harrisburg comments
"Sheila, this is a great picture of the Swatara High team. Is the Stevenson
on that picture related to "Bainy" Stevenson, who played for Steelton High
in the 1930's? I think he played college ball at Bluefield State and
then became head football coach at Cheyney State College. The football
field at Cheyney is named for him.
"This site shows rededication of O'Shields-Stevenson
Stadium. Bainy is in the picture on left, with beard:
http://www.cheyneywolves.com/news.asp?pageid=46 " (Calobe Jackson to
Sheila Stevenson and Afrolumens Project, 8 February 2007)
Green-Stevenson to Afrolumens, 22 January 2007.
extends its sincere thanks to Sheila Green-Stevenson for sending these
For local high school football memories, see page
two from Sheila Green-Stevenson.
For more Steelton material, see our Midland
Cemetery pages, and the American
Mosaic Project pages about Steelton, from Dickinson College.
readers have added stories about Steelton's proms, both integrated and
segregated. See letters from Calobe
Jackson Jr., and Kaye Allen.