Charles Blair Macdonald
- Designed National Golf Links of America (Long Island, NY), where the inaugural Walker Cup was held in 1922.
- Won the first official U.S. Amateur Championship in 1895.
- In 1928, Macdonald published his book “Scotland’s Gift: Golf”, which
covers the spread of golf (prominently featuring himself) in the United States from its beginnings in the early 1890s to 1927.