Pillsbury, Harry




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1890  30  2475 (75) 9
1891  26  2496 (64) 0
1892  19  2518 (49) 19
1893  2546 (36) 44
1894  2557 (36) 32
1895  2628 (35) 32
1896  2634 (30) 54
1897  2636 (34) 29
1898  2666 (30) 64
1899  2630 (33) 35
1900  2658 (33) 42
1901  2657 (39) 13
1902  2633 (33) 42
1903  2595 (32) 44
1904  10  2545 (40) 27
1905  12  2530 (58) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Pillsbury, Harry Nelson  
Born: 5 Dec. 1872
Died: 17 June 1906
 
Notes:
Reichhelm gives birth year 1870. Gaige gives date of birth 5-12-1872. Hilbert (in his book on Napier, p.98), citing Napier, gives Pillsbury's date of birth as 6-12-1872.
 
References
Books
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 278, 304
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 91
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 447, 967
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 330
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 240
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 185, 290
   Hilbert, Napier, page 98
   Hilbert, Walter Penn Shipley, page 107, 284
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 253
   Murray, History of Chess, page 890
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 19
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 160
Web
   Giffen, Glen.  [Pillsbury, Harry Nelson]
   Sarah.  [Monte Carlo 1902 - Page 1]
   Sarah.  [Monte Carlo 1902 - The Players]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dal 1900 al 1944]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4397. Ancestry]

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Pillsbury, H.N. - Stone, H.N. 1890         (f)     6   -   3
Steinitz, W. - Pillsbury, H.N. 1892         (c)     1   -   2      Steinitz, W. gave odds of pawn and move
Pillsbury, H.N. - Dresel, E. 1892         (f)     5   -   1
Pillsbury, H.N. - Burille, C.F. 1892         (f)     7   -   3      Burille, C.F. gave odds of pawn and move
Pillsbury, H.N. - Walbrodt, C.A. 1893         (f)     2.5   -   0.5
Pillsbury, H.N. - Barry, J.F. 1893         (f)     5.5   -   4.5
Pillsbury, H.N. - Bates, E. 1893         (c)     1   -   0
Pillsbury, H.N. - Kemeny, E. 1893         (c)     0.5   -   0.5
Pillsbury, H.N. - Voigt, H.G. 1893         (c)     1   -   0
Pillsbury, H.N. - Morgan, M. 1893         (c)     1   -   0
Pillsbury, H.N. - Morgan, J.P. 1893         (c)     1   -   0
Pillsbury, H.N. - Barrett, S.R. 1893         (c)     1   -   0
Pillsbury, H.N. - Shipley, W.P. 1893         (c)     0   -   1
Pillsbury, H.N. - Schottlander, A. 1893         (f)     2.5   -   0.5
Pillsbury, H.N. - Richardson, P. 1894         (c)     4   -   2
Pillsbury, H.N. - Southwick, A.W. 1894 (1)         (f)     5   -   0      Pillsbury, H.N. gave odds of a rook
Pillsbury, H.N. - Southwick, A.W. 1894 (2)         (f)     2   -   1      Pillsbury, H.N. gave odds of a rook
Pillsbury, H.N. - Southwick, A.W. 1895         (f)     6   -   1      Pillsbury, H.N. gave odds of a rook
Pillsbury, H.N. - Marquez Sterling, M. 1895         (c)     1   -   0
Pillsbury, H.N. - Englisch, B. 1896         (f)     2.5   -   2.5
Pillsbury, H.N. - Showalter, J.W. 1897         (f)     11.5   -   9.5
Pillsbury, H.N. - Showalter, J.W. 1898         (f)     8   -   4
Pillsbury, H.N. - Shipley, W.P. 1898         (c)     0.5   -   0.5
Pillsbury, H.N. - Voigt, H.G. 1898         (c)     0.5   -   0.5
Pillsbury, H.N. - Robinson, D.S. 1898         (c)     2   -   0
Pillsbury, H.N. - Newman, C.J. 1898         (c)     1   -   0
Judd, M. - Pillsbury, H.N. 1898 (1)         (c)     1   -   0
Judd, M. - Pillsbury, H.N. 1898 (2)         (f)     0   -   4
Barry, J.F. - Pillsbury, H.N. 1899         (f)     1   -   0
Pillsbury, H.N. - Showalter, J.W. 1899         (f)     1.5   -   1.5
Pillsbury, H.N. - Smith, M.M. 1899         (c)     0.5   -   2.5
Pillsbury, H.N. - Judd, M. 1900         (f)     2   -   1
Pillsbury, H.N. - Judd, M. 1901         (f)     2   -   0
Sournin, V.N. - Pillsbury, H.N. 1903         (f)     1   -   0
Pillsbury, H.N. - Hodges, A.B. 1904         (c)     1   -   0
Pillsbury, H.N. - Lovegrove, W.R. 1904         (f)     0   -   1
Pillsbury, H.N. - Voigt, H.G. 1904         (c)     4.5   -   4.5

Tournament data

New York 1893 (13)     New York Tournament     7  /  13
New York 1893 (14)     Manhattan Café Tournament     7  /  9
New York 1894 (3)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Showalter, J.W.     0 - 1    
New York 1894 (4)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Showalter, J.W.     1 - 0    
New York 1894 (5)     Brooklyn Club - Newark Club Match    
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Nadler, F.     1 - 0    
Buffalo 1894 (1)     New York State Chess Association - Rice Trophy Competition     3.5  /  6
New York 1894 (6)     New York Tournament     4  /  9
New York 1895 (2)     Brooklyn - Manhattan Club Match    
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Ryan, J.S.     1 - 0    
Newark 1895 (1)     Brooklyn - Newark Club Match    
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Hymes, E.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1895 (13)     Brooklyn - Metropolitan Club Match    
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Taubenhaus, J.     1 - 0    
New York 1895 (15)     Brooklyn - New York City Club Match    
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Showalter, J.W.     1 - 0    
Hastings 1895 (7)     Hastings International Congress - Master's Tournament     15.5  /  20
Saint Petersburg 1896     Saint Petersburg Tournament     8  /  18
London and New York 1896     1st Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Blackburne, J.H.     0 - 1    
Nuremberg 1896     Nuremberg Tournament     12  /  18
Budapest 1896     Budapest Tournament     7.5  /  12
London and New York 1897     2nd Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Blackburne, J.H.     0.5 - 0.5    
Murray Isle, Thousand Islands 1897 (3)     Pennsylvania State Chess Association - New York State Chess Association Match     6.5  /  7
London and New York 1898     3rd Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Blackburne, J.H.     0.5 - 0.5    
Vienna 1898 (3)     Kaiser Jubiläumsturnier     28.5  /  37
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Tarrasch, S.     1.5 - 2.5    
London and New York 1899 (1)     4th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Blackburne, J.H.     0 - 1    
London 1899 (3)     London Major Tournament     18  /  27
London and New York 1900     5th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Blackburne, J.H.     0.5 - 0.5    
Paris 1900     Paris International Tournament     13.5  /  18
Munich 1900 (1)     12th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     12  /  15
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Maroczy, G.     1 - 0    
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Schlechter, C.     2 - 2    
London and New York 1901     6th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Blackburne, J.H.     1 - 0    
Buffalo 1901     New York State Chess Association Tournament     9  /  10
Monte Carlo 1902     Monte Carlo International Tournament     17  /  24
London and New York 1902     7th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Lawrence, T.F.     0.5 - 0.5    
Hanover 1902 (1)     13th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     12  /  17
Monte Carlo 1903     Monte Carlo Tournament     18.5  /  26
London and New York 1903     8th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Lawrence, T.F.     0.5 - 0.5    
Vienna 1903 (1)     King's Gambit Accepted Tournament     10  /  18
Cambridge Springs 1904     Cambridge Springs Tournament     7  /  15
New York 1904 (2)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Marshall, F.J.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia 1905 (1)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Pillsbury, H.N. - Hymes, E.     1 - 0