On this day, In 1894 The United States Golf Association also know as the USGA was formed

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On this day, The United States Golf Association was born

United States Golf Association Timeline

The foundation of the United States Golf Association on Dec. 22, 1894 marked the formal organization of American golf, establishing a centralized body to write the Rules, conduct national championships and establish a national system of handicapping. The USGA also plays a prominent role as the game’s historian in the United States, collecting, displaying and preserving artifacts and memorabilia at its Museum and Archives in Far Hills, N.J.

 USGA Timeline

The 1800’s

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