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Monographic Author(s):Cronin, Timothy W.
Item is a:*Popular
*Club history
Monograph:The Spirit of Medinah: 75 Years of Fellowship and Championships, 2001.
# of Pages:351
Publishing Information:Medinah, Illinois: Medinah Country Club
Collation:xxii, [4], 325 pp.
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Golf; Golf courses; Golf course design; Course profile
Facility:Medinah Country Club, in Medinah, Illinois
Subjects' Names:Bendelow, Tom
Abstract:Includes: From the Heritage Committee; The Art of Medinah; Introduction; The Vision ("A Wonder Spot"; The Clubhouse; The Plot; As Easy as 1, 2, 3; and Shrine Connections); Fun, Foibles and Finances (More Than Golf; Golf... and More; Tommy; The Struggle; and The War Years); The Boom Years (Back in the Swing; Mr. Medinah; The Courses of Medinah; The Judge and the Vote; The Clubhouse Reborn; The Modern Era; The Championships (1930 Medinah Open; 1935 Medinah Open; 1937 Chicago Open; 1939 Western Open; 1946 Chicago Victory; 1949 United States Open; 1962 Western Open; 1966 Western Open; 1975 United States Open; 1988 U.S. Senior Open; 1990 United States Open; 1999 PGA Championship); About the Author; and A Note on the Type.
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Subject Headings:
Golf -- History; Golf -- United States -- History; Golf -- Illinois -- Medinah -- History; Medinah Country Club -- History; Country clubs -- Illinois -- Medinah -- History; Medinah (Ill.) -- History
Note:Cover and Spine title: The Spirit of Medinah
Note:Includes letter from Wally Hund to the Medinah Country Club Board; p. ix
Note:Includes "Welcome from Roger Quagliano" by Roger Quagliano, President; pp. x-xi
Note:Includes "Foreword" by Bob Verdi; pp. xvi-xvii
Note:Includes appendix: "Club presidents"; p. 316
Note:Includes appendix: "Head professionals"; p. 317
Note:Includes appendix: "Championship summaries"; pp. 318-319
Note:Includes appendix: "Club Champions"; pp. 320-321
Note:Includes appendix: "Author's notes"; pp. 322-324
Note:Includes appendix: "Photo Credits"; p. 325
Note:Duplicated pages: 56-57, 60-61, 64-65, and 68-69
Note:Missing pages: 88-89, 92-93, 96-97, and 100-101
Note:Course layouts
Note:Hole layouts
Note:Pictures, color & b/w
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Golf Course Design, by Geoffrey S. Cornish and Michael J. Hurdzan:
"Few books are filled with more information and imagery than this encyclopedia of Medinah's existence. Many pages on architect Tom Bendelow clarify his role as one of Americas finest pioneer designers." p. 60
Cornish & Hurdzan Ratings:F1; D3; C1; H4; P3
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Cronin, Timothy W. 2001. The Spirit of Medinah: 75 Years of Fellowship and Championships. First. ed. xxii, [4], 325 pp. Medinah, Illinois: Medinah Country Club.
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