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Guide to the Cross Country and Track and Field records, 1932-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 cross country/track and field teams at Duke University. The material ranges in date from 1932-ongoing.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
University Archives, Duke University
Creator
Duke University. Sports Information Office.
Title
Cross Country and Track and Field records 1932-ongoing
Language of Material
English
Extent
11.9 Linear Feet, 12,700 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 cross country/track and field teams at Duke University. There are files regarding the freshman varsity track and field team, the Southern Conference teams, the Interscholastic meets, and one folder concerning the 1956 Olympics featuring (Joel Shankle and Dave Sime). The material ranges in date from 1932-ongoing.

Administrative Information

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warning Access Restrictions

Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.

Collection is open for research.

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 general yearly files contain clippings, press releases, statistics, rosters, and programs about the cross-country team at Duke University. The files may include information about both the men and women's teams.

1932-1974; 1979-1982
Box 1
1983-1990; 1998-1999
Box 2
1987; 1990-1999
Box 2
1984-1991; 1993-2000
Box 3

The general yearly files contain clippings, press releases, statistics, rosters, and programs about the track and field team at Duke University. The files may include information about both the men and women's teams. Also includes Indoor track.

1933-1936
Box 4
Includes Southern Conference track, varsity track, and Interscholastic track and field meets
Box 4
1937-1952
Box 5
Includes Southern Conference track, varsity and freshmen track
Box 5
1953-1964
Box 6
Includes 1956 Olympics (Joel S and Dave Sime), and ACC Track meet held in Durham, 1958
Box 6
1964-1970
Box 7
1970-1974; 1979-1981
Box 8
1982-1987
Box 9
1988; 1990
Box 10
1999 GM-Duke Invite Results
Box 10
2000 Duke Invitational
Box 10
1999-2000 Track and Field (7 folders)
Box 10
1999-2000 Track and Field, continued (6 folders)
Box 11
1999-2000 Track and Field Division One NCAA meet held at Duke, May 31-June 3, 2000 (6 folders)
Box 11

Includes Indoor and Outdoor track

1988-1993
Box 12
1993-1999
Box 13

Includes Indoor and Outdoor track

1984-1992
Box 14
1992-1996
Box 15
1996-1999
Box 16
Men, 1970-1998; 2000
Box 17
Women, 1988-1999; 2002
Box 17
2003-2004
Box 17
2004-2005
Box 17
2007-2008
Box 17
2008-2009
Box 17
Men c.2
Box 17
Women c.2
Box 17

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 SI Office has maintained records, photographs and other material about Duke athletic teams.

Subject Headings

Related Material

  • 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], Cross Country and Track and Field Records, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Cross Country and Track and Field records were received by the University Archives as a transfer over a period of time.

Processing Information

Processed by Sherrie Bowser, January 2008

Encoded by Sherrie Bowser, January 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.