Steinitz, W. – Mackenzie, G.H. 1883

Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Steinitz, Wilhelm    2674 (32) 4/
Mackenzie, George    2557 (31) 2/
Status: formal

Event table notes

Event data
Place: New York
Start date: 7 Feb. 1883
End date: 13 Feb. 1883
La Grande Storia degli Scacchi gives two match results between Steinitz and Mackenzie with exactly the same scores, one in Saint Louis in 1881, the other in New York in 1883. The former is imaginary; Steinitz was not in the United States in 1881 at all.
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 91
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 21
   Hillyer, Thomas Frère, page 161
   Landsberger, Steinitz Papers, page 39
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 299
   [BDE], vol. 52, 27 Mar. 1892, page 17
   Kingston, Taylor.  [Less Hype, More Notes], page 3
   Sericano, C.  [I matches 1880/99]