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Haverford College Athletics scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-000-003
There are three scrapbooks in the collection. The first (1896) deals primarily with the Haverford cricket team, providing information on players and matches. It also includes several articles on the Yale Crew Team. The second scrapbook focuses on the Haverford football team from 1905-1906 and includeas write ups on players, photos of the team, game results, and anticipations for games, especially the Haverford-Swarthmore match. Additional athletic clippings are present for Haverford cricket, relays, gymnastics, debate, and soccer. This scrapbook also includes clippings about general college happenings, such as registration, new faculty hires, and college antics. The third scrapbook (1906-1907), again focuses on Haverford football, and was kept by the fullback/captain, Carrol Brown's, mother. Athletic material includes articles on football games, recruits, and alumni activity, as well as pictures of members of the team. There is also some information on Haverford soccer and gymnastics. Outside athletics, there are write ups on Haverford registration numbers and student self-governance.

Dates

  • 1896 - 1907

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17)

Extent

.29 Linear Feet (3 volumes)

Overview

There are three scrapbooks in the collection. The first (1896) deals primarily with the Haverford cricket team, providing information on players and matches. It also includes several articles on the Yale Crew Team. The second scrapbook focuses on the Haverford football team from 1905-1906 and includeas write ups on players, photos of the team, game results, and anticipations for games, especially the Haverford-Swarthmore match. Additional athletic clippings are present for Haverford cricket, relays, gymnastics, debate, and soccer. This scrapbook also includes clippings about general college happenings, such as registration, new faculty hires, and college antics. The third scrapbook (1906-1907), again focuses on Haverford football, and was kept by the fullback/captain, Carrol Brown's, mother. Athletic material includes articles on football games, recruits, and alumni activity, as well as pictures of members of the team. There is also some information on Haverford soccer and gymnastics. Outside athletics, there are write ups on Haverford registration numbers and student self-governance.

Arrangement

Three volumes, arranged chronologically.

Processing Information

Processed by Anna Neuheardt, completed 2018
Title
Haverford College Athletics scrapbooks
Author
Anna Neuheardt
Date
December, 2018
Description rules
dacs

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