Historic Golf Photos

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Ben Hogan wins his first major tournament Photo View Larger Image

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  • Date: June 21, 1942
  • Event: The Hale American Open
  • Location: Chicago, IL
  • Photo Composition: Candid

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Ben Hogan wins his first major tournament

Catalog Number: 0751-4319

Ben Hogan congratulated by caddy Bill Boston on winning his first Major Golf Tourament, the Hale American Open in Chicago, June 21, 1942. Hogan picked up five strokes on the final four holes to edge out Jimmy Demaret.

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