2nd Floor: Trophy Room & Library

Trophy Room

* short list, Opening Up Digital Fiction Competition, Arts and Humanities Research Council, U.K., 2017

* Charlie Sifford autograph (See Spotlight for the backstory.)

* …first ever contribution from a golf club!

“I don’t have time to look at your site, but it looks boring.”

“What is it?”


Walter Mitty Champions Tour

Thurber, James, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (1939)

Crashing the Masters

Kleist, Heinrich, Amphitryon (written 1806, premiere 1899)

Moliere, Jean Baptiste Poquelin, Tartuffe (1666), trans. Richard Wilbur (1965)

Plato, Symposium (385-380 BCE), trans. Seth Benardete (1986)

Serres, Michel, The Parasite (1980), trans. Lawrence R. Schehr (University of Minnesota Press, 2007)

Ranch View Father-Son Invitational

Meet the Press, 1947–present

The Lawrence Welk Show, 1955–1982

Follow the Money to Torrey Pines

Patterson, Simon, The Great Bear (1992)

Monster Links

Honda, Ishiro (dir.), Godzilla (1954)

Shakespeare, William, The Tragedy of Macbeth (written 1603-7, premiere 1611)

Till Eulenspiegel’s Golf Holiday

Van Ort, Brett, Minescape (2011)

Weber, Ina, Trümmerbahnen (2004), Haus am Waldsee, Berlin

Agua Caliente Gallery

Diccionario: Seri – Español – Inglés, ed. Mary Beck Moser and Stephen A. Marlett (Universidad de Sonora, 2005)

Official Souvenir and Program of the $25,000 Agua Caliente Open Golf Tournament (1930)

Shinnecock Vignette, circa 1896

Champney, Elizabeth W., Witch Winnie at Shinnecock (1894)

Chase, William Merritt, Bayberry Bush (1895)

Chavignolles Manor

Flaubert, Gustave, Bouvard and Pécuchet (1881)

Linden Hall

Hoerr, John P., And the Wolf Finally Came: The Decline of the American Steel Industry (University of Pittsburgh Press, 1988)

Linden Hall, Dawson PA

Poe, Edgar Allan, The Fall of the House of Usher (1839)

Crystal Drive

Figment, Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh PA

Gob Squad’s Kitchen (You’ve Never Had It So Good) (2007)

Smithson, Robert, The Crystal Land (1966)

Golf Widow’s Studio

Poe, Edgar Allan, The Purloined Letter (1845)

No Error in the System

Gomringer, Eugen, Kein Fehler im System (1969)

Nonsite (Palenque Falls)

Graham, Kenneth, Wind in the Willows (1908)

Holt, Nancy, The Making of Amarillo Ramp (1973/2013)

Smithson, Robert (1938-1973), Collected Works (quotations from Hotel Palenque (1969/72))

Tatransky, Valentin, Catalogue of Robert Smithson’s Library: Books, Magazines and Records (1973)

The Old Man Invitational

The King of Bedlam (1839), Gérard de Nerval

Panama-California Exposition (1915-16 ), San Diego CA

Sewickley Heights and Vicinity map (1937), L. G. Molyneaux

Versailles (October 9, 2008 – April 1, 2009), Jeff Koons

The Way to Present the Gardens of Versailles (1689-1705), Louis XIV

The 120 Days of Sodom (1785), Marquis de Sade

Sir John

British Pathé, Boy Golfer (1960)

Dickens, Charles, The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club (1836)

Hohman Kodachrome Slide Collection (1957-8 and 1963-4)

Isherwood, Christopher and Upward, Edward, The Mortmere Stories (1994)

Phillips, Cyril, Breakfast Island (1953)

The Molyneaux Invitational

The Eminent Collection of Paintings formed by the late Mrs. B. F. Jones, Jr., Sewickley Heights, Pa. (1941)

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864)

Molyneaux, L.G., Sewickley Heights and Vicinity (1937)

Three Rivers Cookbook I (1973), Child Health Association of Sewickley

The Open

Charles “Teenie” Harris archive

The Pittsburgh Courier

South Park Golf Club House (1939), design: Henry Hornbostel

Los Alamos Outing

Los Alamos Rolodex: Doing Business with the National Lab, 1967-1978 (2016), The Center for Land Use Interpretation.

Deposition of C.H.W. d’Artillac Brill

D’Artillac Brill, C. H. W., Holland As It Is (Netherlands Postal and Telecommunication Services, 1947 et seq.)

Reanimation Library

Von Goethe, Johann Wolfgang, Faust, Part II (1832), E. J. Brill, Leiden, 1949

The Revolution May Be Televised

Scott-Heron, Gil, The Revolution Will Not Be Televised (1970)

The Lawrence Welk Show, 1955-1982

Volkstümliche/Schlager Musik (siehe Hans Hinterseer, die Flippers, u.a.)

Johnny Walker

Macfarlane, Robert, The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot (Viking, 2012)

Thomas, Edmund, The Icknield Way (Constable and Co Ltd, 1916)


Abbey, Edward, Desert Solitaire (1968)

Adult Swim Classic: John Daly v. Adam Scott

Bachelard, Gaston, The Poetics of Reverie: Childhood, Language, and the Cosmos (1960), trans. Daniel Russell (Beacon, 1971)

The Poetics of Space (1958), trans. Maria Jolas (Orion Press, 1964)

Water and Dreams: An Essay on the Imagination of Matter (1942), trans. Edith R. Farrell (Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, 1983)

Bahto, George, The Evangelist of Golf: The Story of Charles Blair Macdonald (Clock Tower Press, 2002)

Baldessari, John, The Artist Hitting Various Objects with a Golf Club (1972-3)

Barthes, Roland, Roland Barthes by Roland Barthes, trans. Richard Howard (Hill and Wang, 1977)


Bollas, Christopher, Architecture and the Unconscious (International Forum of Psychoanalysis, April 2000)

The Center for Land Use Interpretation

Cornish, Geoffrey S., and Whitten, Ronald E., The Architects of Golf (HarperCollins, 1981)

Derrida, Jacques, Of Hospitality (1997), trans. Rachel Bowlby (Stanford University Press, 2000)

Dillard, Annie, An American Childhood (1987)

Doak, Tom, The Confidential Guide to Golf Courses (Sleeping Bear Press, 1996)

Anatomy of a Golf Course (Burford Books, 1998)

Doss, Erika, Memorial Mania: Public Feeling in America (University of Chicago Press, 2010)

Drucker, Johanna, The Century of Artists’ Books (Granary Books, 1994)

The Gardener (2016), dir. Sebastien Chabot

Gelles, Judy, Florida Family Portrait (Visual Studies Workshop Press, Rochester NY, 2002)

Glynn, Enda, A Century of Golf at Lahinch: 1892-1992 (1991)

Goldberg, Rube, Artists and Writers Golf Association (1937/48)

Golf Club Atlas

Goodwin, Stephen, Dream Golf: The Making of Bandon Dunes (Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2006)

Harmon, Katharine (ed.), You Are Here: Personal Geographies and Other Maps of the Imagination (Princeton Architectural Press, 2004)

Hayes, James, The Olde History of Pittsburg Field Club (1993)

Hills, L. Rust, How to Do Things Right: The Revelations of a Fussy Man (1993)

Hohman, Ken, Paperboy Days: Adventures of the Last Great American Paperboy (2015)

Joyce, James, Ulysses (1922)

Latham, Richard A., The Evolution of the Links at the Royal County Down Golf Club (2006)

Letterman, David, Limited Perspective (1982-1984)

Long, Richard

Marx, Leo, The Machine in the Garden: Technology and the Pastoral Ideal in America (Oxford University Press, 1964)

Morrison, Wayne S., The Nature Faker: William S. Flynn, Golf Course Architect (unpublished 2548-page PDF, 2006 Foreword)

Moss, Richard, Golf and the American Country Club (University of Illinois Press, 2001)

The Kingdom of Golf in America (University of Nebraska Press, 2013)

N.E. Thing Co.

Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House (1948), dir. Potter

Plimpton, George, The Bogey Man (1967)

Reid, Steven, Get to the Point at the County Sligo Golf Club (1991)

Roussel, Raymond, Locus Solus (1914), trans. Rupert Copeland Cunningham (1970)

Shackelford, Geoff, The Future of Golf: How Golf Lost Its Way and How to Get It Back (Sasquatch Books, 2005)

Sifford, Charlie, with James Gullo, Just Let Me Play: The Story of Charlie Sifford, the First Black PGA Golfer (British American Publishing, 1992)

Smithson, Robert, The Collected Writings, Jack Flam, ed. (University of California Press, 1996)

Spatz, Richard E., The History of Allegheny Country Club: The First One Hundred Years (1995)

Sternfeld, Joel, Sweet Earth: Experimental Utopias in America (Steidl, 2006)

Stevens, Wallace, Anecdote of the Jar (1919)

Strawn, John, Driving the Green: The Making of a Golf Course (Perennial, 1992)

Updike, John, Golf Dreams (1996) – “Loving the Game” section

Walking Bodies, ed. Billinghurst, Hind and Smith (Triarchy Press, 2020)

Wallace, David Foster, Oblivion, from Oblivion: Stories (Little, Brown, 2004)

Weiss, Allen S., Mirrors of Infinity: The French Formal Garden and 17th-century Metaphysics (Princeton Architectural Press, 1995)

Unnatural Horizons: Paradox & Contradiction in Landscape Architecture (Princeton Architectural Press, 1998)

Varieties of Audio Mimesis: Musical Evocations of Landscape (Errant Bodies Press, 2008)

Zen Landscapes: Perspectives on Japanese Gardens and Ceramics (Reaktion Books, 2013)