Irish-American Athletic Club in Poetry & Prose
"Flanagan, – Sheridan, – McGrath." A ballad from the Irish World, August 8, 1908.
Hail to Our Boys of the USA – Music by Frederick Mead, lyrics by Michael J. Patterson and Joseph F. Coufal, 1908. Published by Fred Mead Music Pub Co., 221 East 53rd Street. Courtesy of Johns Hopkins University.
"How the Yankees Beat the World," by E.P. McKenna, reproduced from the Gaelic American (New York), 25 July 1908, p. 5. From the Archives of Irish America, Primary Documents, New York University.
Martin Sheridan Poem – A tribute to the great athlete, by S.J. Donleavy.
"When Sheridan Hurled the Discus," by Joseph I.C. Clarke, excerpted from The Fighting Race and other poems. The American News Company, New York, 1911. From the Digital Library of the City University of New York’s Institute for Irish American Studies, Center for the Preservation of Irish American Publications.
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