Index – The American Football Trilogy

Index of three combined books: American Football (1891) by Walter Camp (pages 1-38) – A Scientific and Practical Treatise on American Football for Schools and Colleges (1893) by Amos Alonzo Stagg & Henry L. Williams (pages 39-134) – Football (1896) by Walter Camp & Lorin F. Deland (pages 135-386)

FUNDAMENTALS

Ball-carrying (see also Backs), 4, 5, 16-19, 33, 42, 52, 53, 56-58, 60-68, 71, 72, 111, 112, 119-121, 123, 126, 129, 130, 154, 156, 160, 162, 166, 167, 171, 173, 174, 176, 185-190, 197, 210, 223-230, 240, 241, 245, 270, 274, 285, 286, 293, 329-331, 338, 340, 342, 376.

Blocking (see also Interference), 4, 5, 10, 11, 13, 14, 46, 50, 51, 53-58, 61-64, 67, 72, 113, 121, 126, 131, 133, 160, 166, 170, 171, 173, 174, 176, 187, 189, 197, 199, 201, 204, 205, 207-214, 216, 217, 219, 222, 223-225, 227-231, 237-240, 242, 247-251, 254, 259-264, 266, 270, 266, 270, 281, 284, 286, 299, 326, 329-332, 337, 338, 342.

Catching (see also Fair catch), 18, 19, 44, 63, 66, 71, 113, 115, 117, 118, 125, 169, 170, 173-175, 187, 193, 199, 204, 207, 208, 211, 213, 235, 256, 259, 261, 274, 276, 291, 293, 316, 369.

Defense, 4, 6, 11, 14, 17, 41, 42, 48-57, 63, 65, 67, 71, 72, 110, 111, 115-118, 120-124, 126, 157, 158, 170, 171, 174, 188, 197, 207, 209-213, 218, 219, 221-223, 228, 230, 238, 241-243, 250, 251, 256-258, 259, 261, 262, 264, 267, 268, 278, 279, 283-285, 295, 298-301, 306, 308, 328, 337, 338.

Interference (see also Blocking), 4, 6-10, 14, 34, 42, 46, 48-56, 58, 60, 64, 72, 110-114, 116, 118, 129, 130, 166, 171, 185, 197, 205, 207-209, 211, 213-218, 220-222, 224, 225, 231, 238-240, 253, 257-259, 261-263, 268, 273, 274, 278, 279, 283, 285, 292, 327, 328, 330, 331, 337-342.

Passing, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 14, 15-17, 19, 33, 34, 42, 45, 47-51, 55, 58, 60-63, 66, 69, 71, 108, 109, 112, 113, 130, 131, 133, 156, 159, 161, 165-167, 170, 173, 174, 176, 187, 188, 191, 194, 196, 199, 204, 205, 207, 212, 213, 216, 217, 219, 220, 224, 229, 230, 239, 244, 248, 259, 261, 263, 264, 267, 274, 283, 285, 293-298, 313, 316, 326-331, 333, 337, 340-342, 370, 371, 372, 376.

Tackling, 5, 7, 12, 17, 21, 22, 35, 42, 44, 45, 51, 65-68, 72, 110, 114, 117-119, 129-131, 133, 154, 155, 157, 158, 160, 161, 166, 168, 169, 173, 186, 189, 191, 192, 194, 197, 205, 208, 209, 211, 214, 218, 222, 223, 227, 252-254, 256, 257, 259, 261, 266-268, 270, 278, 279, 298, 371, 376, 377, 380.

POSITIONS

Linemen (forwards, rushers)

Center (centre, centre-rusher, snap-back), 2, 3, 7-9, 11, 12, 13-15, 16, 23, 41, 42, 46-49, 50, 51, 52, 61-63, 71, 107-109, 110, 112, 114, 117, 120, 121, 123, 162, 164, 165, 167, 185, 186, 188, 189, 193, 196, 199, 209, 212-214, 216, 225, 226, 231, 232, 237, 238, 241, 242, 250, 251, 254, 261, 276, 278, 282-283, 285, 295, 300, 309, 310, 316, 321, 326, 327, 334, 337, 377.

End (end-rusher), 6-8, 9, 10, 11, 14, 18, 41, 53, 55, 57-60, 71, 72, 107-109, 110, 111, 113, 114, 117-126, 165, 171, 174, 185, 186, 188, 197, 206-208, 211, 212, 213, 215, 218, 219, 226, 228, 231, 237, 238, 240, 241, 242, 247, 251, 259, 261, 276, 278, 283, 285, 292, 300, 309, 313, 329-332, 337, 339-342, 377.

End & Tackle, 5-11, 53-59, 113, 114, 120, 121, 169, 207, 208, 211, 218, 224, 226, 228, 240, 241, 286, 300, 311, 330.

Guard, 3, 7, 9, 10 11-13, 41, 47, 49-53, 54-57, 61, 63, 107-109, 110, 112-114, 118, 120, 121, 126, 165, 185, 186, 188, 196, 207-209, 211-213, 216, 217, 219, 225, 226, 231, 235, 238-242, 251, 252, 261, 274, 286, 299, 300, 309-311, 314, 326, 327, 329-331, 340-342.

Guard & Tackle, 9, 10, 13, 50-53, 209, 212, 219, 238, 241, 249-251, 286, 299, 310, 314, 327, 329, 331, 340, 341.

Linebacker (“rush-line half,” “rush-line back,” defensive QB), 9, 63, 110, 188, 208, 211, 212, 225, 226, 250, 251, 257, 284, 286, 299, 300, 301, 309, 332, 337, 339, 340, 341, 342.

Tackle (see also Guard & Tackle, End & Tackle), 5-7, 8-11, 13, 41, 45, 48, 53-57, 61, 63, 71, 72, 107-109, 110, 113, 114, 118, 120, 121, 123, 124, 126-128, 165, 169, 187, 189, 205, 207, 208, 209, 211-213, 215, 217-218, 225, 226, 231, 232, 237, 238, 240, 241, 251, 257, 261, 278, 284, 286, 297, 300, 301, 304, 310, 311, 313, 314, 329-331, 337, 339-342.

Backs

Fullback (see also Kicking), 2, 17, 21-22, 41, 42, 46, 63, 64-72, 107-110, 114, 115, 125, 126, 162, 165, 170, 171, 185, 186, 197, 205, 207, 21-, 212, 213, 221, 226-228, 230-232, 236-238, 251, 264, 284, 292, 294, 298-301, 327-332, 337, 230, 342.

Halfback, 2-10, 15, 16, 17-22, 24, 25, 33, 41, 42, 57, 59, 62, 63, 64-72, 107-109, 114, 117, 123, 126, 157-159, 162, 165, 173, 174, 185, 186, 191, 197, 205, 210, 224, 226, 274, 326, 330, 331, 337, 340, 341.

Quarterback, 2-5,8, 9, 13, 15-17, 22-25, 33, 41-43, 47, 48, 52, 60-63, 66, 69-72, 107-109, 111-114, 158, 165, 166, 167, 170, 176, 188, 191, 197, 199, 205, 209-210, 212-213, 238, 239, 243, 244, 258, 261, 267, 268-270, 271, 274, 276, 285, 286-287, 290-291, 293, 295, 296, 298, 303, 305, 308-310, 316, 323, 324, 326, 328-331, 337, 339-342.

KICKING & SPECIAL TEAMS

Drop-kick, 10, 13, 20, 21, 34, 43, 68-70, 115, 122, 124, 125, 130, 132, 155-157, 161, 168, 171, 174, 175, 185-187, 233, 235-236, 291, 296, 298, 301, 313, 315, 326, 330, 334, 369, 379.

Fair catch, 22, 34, 59, 112, 115, 122, 131-134, 154, 156, 157, 162, 168, 174, 175, 185, 187, 193, 196, 291, 298, 369-372, 375, 378, 379.

Kick coverage, kick returning, 2, 6, 9-11, 13, 14, 17, 46, 48, 53-55, 58-60, 63, 71, 111, 114, 115, 126, 130, 134, 166, 170, 171, 173-175, 197, 208, 213, 221, 222, 231, 237, 238, 254, 285, 340-342.

Kicking (inclusive) , 2-4, 6, 9-14, 17, 18, 19-22, 23-25, 41-43, 45, 46, 48, 49, 52-55, 58-60, 63, 64, 68-70, 71, 72, 109, 111, 114, 115, 117, 118, 122, 124-128, 130-134, 153-163, 165-171, 173-176, 185-189, 191-194, 197, 199, 204, 205, 207, 208, 210-213, 215, 217, 221-224, 228, 230, 231-236, 237, 238, 241, 251, 254, 256, 257, 259-261, 264, 269, 277, 278, 281, 283-285, 287, 288, 290-301, 303, 310, 311, 313, 315, 316, 326-330, 332, 334, 335, 340-342, 369-371, 374-380.

Kick-off, 34, 130, 132, 134, 155-157, 159, 161, 173-176, 185, 187, 189, 228, 256, 264, 277, 369, 374-376, 378, 379.

Kick-out, 34, 130, 132, 134, 175, 187, 291, 335, 369, 374, 375, 379.

Place-kick, 20, 22, 28, 43, 70, 130, 132, 134, 155-157, 175, 186-188, 233, 234, 256, 287, 292, 294, 298, 369, 376, 378.

Punt, 4, 10, 20-21, 22, 34, 45, 58, 68-69, 114, 115, 117, 122, 124-125, 130-132, 134, 155, 157, 168, 171, 174, 175, 187, 188, 192, 196, 211, 215, 230, 231-233, 235-237, 251, 256, 264, 267, 284, 285, 291, 292, 294, 295, 298, 300, 303, 315, 316, 327, 329, 334, 369-371, 376, 378, 379.

Punt-out, 131, 132, 134, 171, 175, 185, 188, 192, 235, 288, 301, 370, 371, 376, 378, 379.

GENERAL SUBJECTS

Association football (soccer), 2, 22, 154, 155, 158, 159, 161.
Australian football, 159-161, 223.
Axioms, 129-130.

Ball, 32, 36-38, 158-160, 163, 164, 185, 232, 368.

Canadian football, 3, 161, 187, 190, 223.
Captain (see also, Coaching), 4-7, 15, 18, 20-26, 31, 33, 41, 42, 45, 46, 49, 50, 57, 61, 62, 64, 65, 72, 115, 116, 118-120, 122-125, 127-129, 131, 132, 155-157, 165, 173, 189, 193-195, 197, 199, 200, 202-206, 209, 231, 236, 243, 245, 251, 253, 255, 256, 258, 259, 262, 264, 269, 272, 273, 277, 280, 281, 289-291, 292-296, 298, 299, 302-305, 314, 322, 323-325, 333, 335-339, 372-375.
Civil War, 181.
Cleanliness, bathing, 30, 32, 46, 200, 318, 325.
Coaching (see also Captain), 6, 8, 9, 10, 11-15, 18-21, 24-26, 31, 50, 129, 132, 178, 181, 197-201, 203-208, 212, 213, 215, 217, 219, 222, 228-233, 236, 237, 239, 241, 242, 245, 246, 251, 253, 255-368, 372-374.
Columbia, 164.
Cornell, 369, 371, 373, 374, 380.

Definitions, 34, 168, 185-190.
Diagrams of Plays, 71-109, 343-368.
Diet, 26-31, 43, 180, 318-323.

Field, 32, 33, 40, 41, 154, 155, 159, 160, 161, 162, 164, 165, 172, 173.
Flying wedge (see also wedges), 102, 109, 186.
Fumble, muff, 15-17, 50, 52, 63, 66, 111-113, 115, 117, 118, 125, 126, 186, 187, 197, 207, 208, 230, 240, 241, 253, 254, 274, 291, 292, 294, 295, 297, 339, 334, 341, 371, 372.

Gaelic football, 161-163.
Generalship, 7, 52, 61, 64, 110, 115, 116, 118, 119, 121, 122, 123, 186, 258, 268-269, 288-289, 290, 305, 306.
Goal post, 32, 41-43, 131, 155, 156, 158-160, 162, 163, 165, 168, 175, 186, 192, 193, 232, 295, 298, 301, 368, 371, 379.

Harvard, 102, 105, 177, 184, 190, 294, 369, 371, 372, 374, 380.
History, 2-5, 111, 190-198, 325.

Inbound from sideline, 8, 35, 43, 123, 124, 133, 156, 157, 159, 163, 168, 190, 192-193, 335, 369, 370, 377-379.
Injuries, 15, 45, 117, 131, 154, 168, 169, 172, 177-180, 184, 194, 198, 205, 237, 238, 254, 256, 258, 264, 275, 276, 302, 317, 368, 380.

Length of game, 34, 45, 132, 160, 161, 163, 165, 175, 176, 186-188, 193, 288, 317, 374.
Linesman, touch-judge, 5, 158, 168, 176, 187, 333, 336, 372-374.

Massage (“rubbing”), 30, 32, 199, 200.
Moral effects, 117, 176, 180-182, 240, 253, 256, 292, 305-308; demoralizing, 22-24, 232.
Maul in goal, 191.

Napoleon, 305-307.

Officials (see Linesman, Referee, Umpire)
Over-training, 32, 44, 302-303, 322, 323, 324.
Overview for spectators, 32-35, 41-43, 153-201.
Oxford team, 2, 158.

Penalties, fouls, 3, 4, 15, 33, 34, 42, 118, 130, 131-133, 158, 161, 162, 167, 176, 186, 187, 194, 196, 201, 206, 271, 281, 284, 333, 334, 336, 370-374, 376, 377, 380, 381.
Pennsylvania, University of, 195, 369, 371, 373, 374, 380.
Photographing plays, 267-268.
Point after touchdown (PAT, see Punt-out, Try-at-goal)
Points from scoring, 32, 34, 42, 43, 134, 156, 158, 160, 168, 175, 188, 192, 193, 379, 380.
Portraits, 35-38.
Princeton, 99, 100, 109, 164, 195, 198, 294, 369, 371-373, 375, 377.

Rain, 44, 120, 122, 293.
Referee, 3, 5, 6, 12, 14, 33, 41, 49, 131-132, 156, 158, 160-163, 166-168, 173, 174, 176, 185, 187-191, 194, 196, 223, 235, 241, 271, 281, 304, 332-337, 372-374, 376, 377.
Roughness, brutality, 133, 153, 154, 159, 161-163, 167, 176, 183, 188, 191, 194-196, 199, 335, 373, 374, 380.
Rugby, 2, 22, 154-158, 160, 161, 164, 190-194, 197, 223, 224, 227.
Rules, legislation, 2, 3, 5, 6, 11, 15, 25, 33, 34, 41, 42, 43, 34-35, 130-134, 150-161, 163, 164, 166, 167-169, 172, 173, 178, 186, 190-196, 201, 205, 216, 222, 223, 224, 228, 246, 247, 253, 259, 264, 270, 288, 294, 304, 307, 327, 332-336, 368-381.
Rutgers, 164.

Safeties, 34, 122, 131, 134, 161, 168, 171, 185, 188, 192, 193, 279, 292, 370, 372, 379, 380.
Scrimmage, 2-4, 33, 35, 41-43, 47, 51, 60, 110, 112, 120, 130-133, 161, 166-168, 170, 174, 186-188, 190, 191, 193, 196, 221, 223, 266, 283, 326, 327, 369-372, 376-378.
Scrummage, 154-158, 161, 190, 191.
Signals, 3, 8, 16, 22-25, 31, 42, 44, 45, 48, 49, 52, 60-62, 64, 111, 112, 115-117, 126-128, 130, 166, 180, 187-190, 197, 199, 201, 204, 209, 213, 215, 218, 241, 242, 269-271, 284-286, 290, 294, 304, 308-314, 317, 323, 326-329.
Size of players, 11, 14, 18, 53, 57, 60, 179, 319, 321.
Sleep, 31, 44, 198, 318, 322-325.
Snow, 294.
Soccer, (see Association football)
Stop watch, 132, 267.
Sun, 293-294.

Team Play, 4, 45, 55, 110-115, 189, 211, 212, 236-242, 254-257, 259, 262, 278, 286, 308, 339.
Thanksgiving Day game, 163, 176.
Touchdown, 22, 32, 34, 35, 57, 70, 117, 122, 129, 130-132, 134, 165, 168, 175, 176, 185, 189-193, 222, 227, 228, 230, 234, 235, 240, 244, 253, 256, 276, 287, 292, 294, 298-300, 370, 372, 374, 375, 378-380.
Training, 25-32, 43-46, 57, 177-182, 198-200, 204, 240, 243, 250, 255, 258, 259, 261, 275, 288, 314-325.
Try-at-goal, 35, 132, 134, 168, 175, 189, 278-279, 334, 374, 375, 378.

Umpire, 2, 5, 6, 14, 15, 42, 118, 131-132, 157, 163, 167, 168, 170, 173, 176, 185, 187, 189, 194, 196, 206, 271, 291, 304, 332-337, 372-374, 376, 377.
Uniforms, 132, 169, 194, 200, 254, 304, 375.

War, military, 163, 181, 218, 305-308.
Weather (see Rain, Snow, Sun, Wind)
Wedges, (see also Flying wedge)11, 12, 14, 51, 54, 56, 72, 91-97, 99-107, 109, 110, 113, 117, 119, 129, 169, 185, 186, 188, 189, 190, 222, 339-342, 355-359.
Whistle, 132, 160, 166, 167, 174, 185, 187, 196, 223, 235, 372-374, 376-377.
Wind, 59, 70, 115, 120, 122, 124-126, 165, 169, 171, 173, 188, 193, 234, 235, 269, 287, 291-293, 300, 301, 303.
Wesleyan, 195.

Yale, 100, 101, 109, 163, 164, 177, 184, 194, 195, 200, 233, 276, 330, 369, 371-373, 375, 377.

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