1898 - 1909

Hunting, Fishing
Hunting, Fishing
January 1898Outdoor Life Online Editor
May 1898Outdoor Life Online Editor
Fishing
Fishing
June 1901Outdoor Life Online Editor
Adventure, Hunting
Adventure, Hunting
March 1903Outdoor Life Online Editor
Hunting, Guns, Gamebirds
Hunting, Guns, Gamebirds
November 1905Outdoor Life Online Editor
Hunting, Guns, Gamebirds, Dogs
Hunting, Guns, Gamebirds, Dogs
March 1906Outdoor Life Online Editor
Deer
Deer
September 1907Outdoor Life Online Editor
Guns, Hunting, Wild West
Guns, Hunting, Wild West
October 1907Outdoor Life Online Editor
Fishing
Fishing
June 1908Outdoor Life Online Editor
Hunting, Adventure
Hunting, Adventure
May 1909Outdoor Life Online Editor

J. A. McGuire launches the first issue of Outdoor Life in January 1898. In June 1903, a black-and-white photograph is used on the cover for the first time. The first color cover appears in 1906. Much adventure and lifestyle was depicted in the first decade of Outdoor Life covers.