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Department of Athletics, Yale University, records documenting crew

 Collection
Call Number: RU 121

Scope and Contents

The records consist of logbooks, scrapbooks, correspondence, profiles, and ephemera of the Yale crew team. Also included is a memoir of Archie Monroe Quarrier who, as a member of the Yale crew team, participated in the 1924 Olympics in Paris.

Dates

  • 1843-2002

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The records are partially restricted. See inventory for details.

The captain of the crew team is allowed to use the logbooks.

Existence and Location of Copies

Crew scrapbooks, 1916-1935 are available on microfilm from Manuscripts and Archives, Yale University Library, at cost. Order no. HM162. 1983 and 1985. 4389 frames on 5 reels, 35mm. Crew logbook, 1881-1905 is available on microfilm from Manuscripts and Archives, Yale University Library, at cost. Order no. HM163. 1983. 393 frames on 1 reel, 35mm. Logbook of freshman crew, 1893 (along with boat club records) is also available on microfilm (230 frames on 1 reel, 35mm.) from Manuscripts and Archives, Yale University Library, at cost. Order no. HM161. Logbook of the Yale crew, 1903-1938 is also available on microfilm (381 frames on 1 reel, 35mm.) from Manuscripts and Archives, Yale University Library, at cost. Order no. HM79.

Conditions Governing Use

The majority of scrapbooks have been microfilmed. Patrons must use HM FILM 162 instead of the originals. Original phonodiscs may not be played. Researchers must consult with the reference archivist for policies and procedures governing the creation of duplicating master and use copies of original items.

Arrangement

The records are arranged by accession.

Extent

32.5 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/mssa.ru.0121

Overview

The records consist of logbooks, scrapbooks, correspondence, profiles, and ephemera of the Yale crew team. Also included is a memoir of Archie Monroe Quarrier who, as a member of the Yale crew team, participated in the 1924 Olympics in Paris.

General note

Forms part of Yale Record Group 38-B (YRG 38-B), Records documenting specific sports at Yale.
Title
Guide to the Department of Athletics, Yale University, Records Documenting Crew
Status
Under Revision
Author
compiled by Staff of Manuscripts and Archives
Date
February 2007
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

Contact:
Yale University Library
P.O. Box 208240
New Haven CT 06520-8240 US
(203) 432-1735
(203) 432-7441 (Fax)

Location

Sterling Memorial Library
Room 147
120 High Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Opening Hours