During the 19th Century Lawn Tennis started to organize and the beginning roots of today's tennis matches were formed. Below is a picture of a book on Lawn Tennis that shows what the net, rackets and balls looked like in the later part of the century.
American Lawn Tennis Vol. 2 ©1899 This book gives some of the history of lawn tennis in America, along with some personal accounts.
Lawn Tennis ©1886 This book was published in London and states some of the rules concerning the game.
Lawn Tennis in Our Own Country ©1890 This book also gives some of the history in America.
Wright & Dittson Officially Adopted Lawn Tennis Guide ©1898