WGBY Documentaries

From Tee To Green: A History of the Orchards

Special | 27m 38s

From its humble beginnings as a gift from industrialist Joseph Skinner to his golf enthusiast daughter Elisabeth, to its role as host of the USGA's 59th U.S. Women's Open Gold Championship, The Orchards has remained virtually untouched since its completion in 1927. Using archival photographs and rare Orchards memorabilia the program traces the rich history, lore and tradition of this "hidden gem.

Aired: 05/04/05

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.