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Guide to the Trinity College (Durham, N.C.) Baseball Scorebook, 1924, 1966

Abstract

Duke University has had a baseball team since 1889, when the first team was established at its predecessor, Trinity College (Randolph County, N.C.).

The collection includes the scorebook of the Trinity College (Durham, N.C.) baseball team from the 1924 season as well as a few pieces of correspondence. The collection dates from the years 1924 and 1966.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
University Archives, Duke University
Creator
Trinity College (Durham, N.C.). Athletic Association.
Title
Trinity College (Durham, N.C.) Baseball Scorebook, 1924, 1966
Language of Material
English
Extent
0.6 Linear Feet, 5 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

The collection includes a small scorebook which includes all games of the 1924 Trinity College baseball team, which was the last one to play under the Trinity College name. Also included are a few pieces of correspondence regarding the scorebook's donation to the Dept. of Athletics by Duke University Law School professor Bryan Bolich in 1966.

Administrative Information

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Collection is open for research.

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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

Scorebook, 1924
Box 1
Correspondence, 1966
Box 1

Historical Note

Duke University has had a baseball team since 1889, when the first team was established at its predecessor, Trinity College (Randolph County, N.C.).

Subject Headings

Related Material

  • Dept. of Athletics Records (Duke University Archives)
  • Baseball Records (Duke University Archives)
  • Alumni Collections (Duke University Archives)
  • Chanticleer Photograph Collection (Duke University Archives)
  • Edmund M. Cameron Records (Duke University Archives)
  • Virginia Hicks Scrapbook (Duke University Archives)
  • Caviness Hector Brown Scrapbook (Duke University Archives)
  • Athletic Council Records (Duke University Archives)
  • Photograph Collection (Duke University Archives)
  • Tenney, Bryan E. "A History of Duke Baseball, 1889-1980," in the Dept. of History Records (Duke University Archives)

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Trinity College (Durham, N.C.) Baseball Scorebook, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Trinity College (Durham, N.C.) Baseball Scorebook was received by the University Archives as a transfer in 1994.

Processing Information

Processed by Jessica Wood, March 2007

Encoded by Kimberly Sims, January 2008

Accession A94-14 is 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.