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Yale athletics photographs

 Collection
Call Number: RU 691

Scope and Contents

The materials consist of photographs of Yale athletic events, associations and facilities. Included are shots of practices, teams, individual athletes, cheerleaders, and games. Also included are posters, lithographs and engravings from nineteenth-century magazines. Baseball, crew, football, swimming, and track are particularly well documented.

Dates

  • circa 1850-2007

Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Access to Accession 2008-A-065 is by appointment only. Contact the Head of Public Services or the Public Services Manager.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession 2017-A-060 gift of Anne Hall Connor, 2017.

Arrangement

The pictures are arranged by sport, thereunder chronologically and in subsequent accessions.

Extent

108.93 Linear Feet (99 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Catalog Record

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

Persistent URL

https://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/mssa.ru.0691

Overview

The materials consist of photographs of Yale athletic events, associations and facilities. Included are shots of practices, teams, individual athletes, cheerleaders, and games. Also included are posters, lithographs and engravings from nineteenth-century magazines. Baseball, crew, football, swimming, and track are particularly well documented.

General note

Forms part of Yale Record Group 38-C (YRG 38-C), Audiovisual materials and memorabilia documenting athletics at Yale.
Title
Guide to the Yale Athletics Photographs
Status
Under Revision
Author
compiled by Daniel Hartwig and staff of Manuscripts and Archives
Date
May 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

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