Thursday, November 23, 2017

Golf Scorecard History 101, Pennsylvania - Set #8

 Golf Scorecard History 101, Pennsylvania
Set #8
Totteridge to Treesdale G&CC

Flag of Pensylvania

A few interesting facts about the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania are listed below:
  1. Pennsylvania is the first state of the fifty United States to list their web site URL on a license plate.
  2. In 1909 the first baseball stadium was built in Pittsburgh.
  3. Hershey is considered the Chocolate Capital of the United States.
  4. In 1913 the first automobile service station opened in Pittsburgh.
  5. In 1946 Philadelphia became home to the first computer.
  6. Bob Hoffman of York is hailed the world round as the Father of Weightlifting. Hoffman started York Barbell Corp. in 1932 and preached the gospel of physical fitness throughout his life as an U.S. Olympic coach, businessman and philanthropist.
  7. The first daily newspaper was published in Philadelphia on Sept. 21, 1784.
  8. Philadelphia saw the first Zoological garden in July 1874.
  9. Drake Well Museum in Titusville is on the site where Edwin L. Drake drilled the world's first oil well in 1859 and launched the modern petroleum industry. 
  10. There are over 800 golf courses in Pennsylvania.  Twenty-five golf scorecards from six of their courses are shown below.





























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Blog Statistics:
1057 Blog Postings
The total number of golf scorecard images on this site now equals 19,042
The total number of golf photographs on this site now equals 5,481
The total number of all photographs on this site now equals 15,572

Coming Soon:

St. Lucia - Morne Coubaril Estate & Gardens
France Scorecards
Rhode Island Scorecards
The Hermitage, Tennessee

My golf scorecard collection statistics as of today:
Total Pennsylvania = 3,501
Total USA = 94,994
Total Foreign = 45,445
Total Collection = 140,439

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Sunday, November 19, 2017

Golf Scorecard History 101, Finland - Set #5

Golf Scorecard History 101, Finland
Set #5
Oulun Golfkerho RY to to Riihivuori Golf

Flag of Finland


  1. Finland was one of the last region of Europe to be Christianised, in the 12th century.
    Finland has only been an independent country since 1918. Before that it belonged to Russia or Sweden. 
  2. Finnish athletes have won more Summer Olympic medals per capita than any other nation. As of 2012, Finland had won in total 302 Summer Olympic medals (incluidng 101 gold medals) for a population of only 5.4 million. That is an average of 55.9 medals (18.7 gold medals) per million people. Finland is only second to Norway for the number of Winter Olympic medals per capita (28.8 medals/million). 
  3. Drivers from Finland have won more World Rally championships (14 titles) than any other country, and more Formula One championships compared to their country's population (4 titles for 5 million inhabitants - the next best being Austria with 4 titles for a population of 8 million).
  4. There are approximately 75 golf courses in Finland.  Various golf scorecards from over a dozen of them are shown below.



























More Blog Issues for England and Internet Links:
To view more of my England blog issues scroll to the upper left corner of this page and enter the word England in the search field.  This will bring up virtually all of the blog issues for the country of the England that I've done to date.  Click on this Internet link to view over 12,700 more miscellaneous golf scorecards

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Blog Statistics:
1056 Blog Postings
The total number of golf scorecard images on this site now equals 19,017
The total number of golf photographs on this site now equals 5,481
The total number of all photographs on this site now equals 15,572

Coming Soon:
Pennsylvania Scorecards
St. Lucia - Morne Coubaril Estate & Gardens
France Scorecards
Rhode Island Scorecards

My golf scorecard collection statistics as of today:

Total Finland = 181
Total USA = 94,987
Total Foreign = 45,435
Total Collection = 140,422

Come back soon and often.

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Scorecard Trading:
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Available: For sale and/or trade - Over 68,000 duplicate golf scorecards.  Contact me if you are interested.