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Guide to the Baseball records, 1933-[ongoing]

Abstract

The Sports Information Office provides information about Duke athletics to the media. They also facilitate press interviews with Duke athletes and coaches.

The collection includes clippings, press releases, statistics, rosters, programs and press brochures/media guides about the baseball team at Duke University. The material ranges in date from 1933-ongoing.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
University Archives, Duke University
Creator
Duke University. Sports Information Office.
Title
Baseball records, 1933-[ongoing]
Language of Material
English
Extent
12.8 Linear Feet, 13,100 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

The collection includes clippings, press releases, statistics, rosters, programs and press brochures/media guides about the baseball team at Duke University. There are files regarding the freshman (junior varsity) baseball team, The Big Four and ACC Tournaments, the Alumni baseball game played on September 27, 1986, and a compilation of Duke University players that went on to play in the Major Leagues (compiled 1989). The material ranges in date from 1933-ongoing.

Administrative Information

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warning Use Restrictions

Copyright for Official University records is held by Duke University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Contents of the Collection

The Yearly files contain clippings, press releases, statistics, rosters, and programs about the baseball team at Duke University.

1933-1939
Box 1
1945-1947
Box 2
1950-1956
Box 3
includes Dixie Baseball Classic, 1955
Box 3
1957-1961
Box 4
1962-1969
Box 5
1970-1979
Box 6
1981-1984
Box 7
includes Pan American Games Baseball tryout, October 23-24, 1982
Box 7
1984-1987
Box 8
includes Alumni baseball game, September 27, 1986
Box 8
1988-1990
Box 9
includes a compilation of Duke University players that went on to play in the Major Leagues
Box 9
1991-1992
Box 10
1993-1994
Box 11
1994-1995
Box 12
1996
Box 13
includes USA Baseball Team Tour - Commemorative Yearbook
Box 13
1997
Box 14
1998-1999
Box 15
1999-2000
Box 16
2000
Box 17
2000-2001
Box 18
1972-1982; 1988-1993; 1995-1997; 2000; 2002-2007
Box 19

Historical Note

The Sports Information Office provides information about Duke athletics to the media. They also facilitate press interviews with Duke athletes and coaches. For many years, the Sports Information Office has maintained records, photographs and other material about Duke athletic teams.

Subject Headings

Related Material

  • Non-Revenue Sports Records. (University Archives, Duke University.)
  • Basketball Records. (University Archives, Duke University.)
  • Football Records. (University Archives, Duke University.)
  • Athletic Dept. Records. (University Archives, Duke University.)
  • Scrapbooks. (University Archives, Duke University.)
  • Photograph Collection. (University Archives, Duke University.)
  • Photographic Negative Collection. (University Archives, Duke University.)
  • Chanticleer Photograph Collection. (University Archives, Duke University.)
  • Athletic Council Records. (University Archives, Duke University.)
  • Athletics Reference Collection. (University Archives, Duke University.)

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Baseball Records, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Baseball records were received by the University Archives as a transfer over time.

Processing Information

Processed by Sherrie Bowser, December 2007

Encoded by Sherrie Bowser, December 2007

Updated by Mary Samouelian, August 2008

Accessions were merged into one collection, described in this finding aid.

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and our local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.