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C. Bernard Shea collection on Princeton University Athletics

AC278

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special CollectionsSeeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library.Princeton University Archives.65 Olden StreetPrinceton, New Jersey 08540 USA. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in our reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

Summary Information

Repository:
Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special CollectionsSeeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library.Princeton University Archives.65 Olden StreetPrinceton, New Jersey 08540 USA
Creator - cre:
Shea, Christian Bernard.
Title:
C. Bernard Shea collection on Princeton University Athletics
Date [inclusive]:
1869-1960
Call Number:
AC278
Extent:
2 linear feet (2 boxes)
Location:
mudd
Language:
English
Abstract:
Christian Bernard Shea was a member of the Princeton Class of 1916 and an avid supporter of Princeton athletics. The collection consists of Princeton University athletics statistics and newspaper clippings compiled by C. Bernard Shea between approximately 1901 and 1950.
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Biography/History

Christian Bernard Shea was a member of the Princeton Class of 1916. While a student he was an active member of the crew team, and after graduation he remained an enthusiastic supporter of Princeton athletics as well as a member of the Graduate Council. Shea died in 1961 and in 1998 a new rowing center was constructed in his name.

Administrative Information

Publication Information

Princeton University Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections.,  2007

Revision Description

Run through PULFA 2.0 normalization routines. 2012-05-02T15:23:51.347-04:00

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)
  • Princeton University. -- Basketball.
  • Princeton University. -- Football.
  • Princeton University. -- Hockey.
  • Princeton University. -- Rowing.
  • Princeton University -- Track and field.
  • Princeton University. -- Sports.
Subject(s)
  • College sports -- New Jersey -- Princeton.
  • Princeton University

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Collection Inventory

Series 1: Princeton University Athletics Statistics and Clippings, 1869-1960. 2 Linear feet (2 boxes).

Scope and Contents

Series 1: Princeton University Athletics Statistics and Clippings, 1869-1960 consists of mostly binders of statistics and newspaper clippings compiled by C. Bernard Shea between approximately 1901 and 1950. A number of sports are represented however the bulk of the materials are related to football. Also included is a copy of Intercollegiate Football, A Complete Pictorial and Statistical Review 1869-1934 edited by Christy Walsh.

Arrangement

The contents of Series 1: Princeton University Athletics Statistics and Clippings, 1869-1960 remain in their original order.

Soccer, Football, 1947-1949. portion of 1 box.

150 Pound - Freshman Football - Cross Country - Soccer, 1895-1959. portion of 1 box.

Spring, 1900-1959. portion of 1 box.

Basketball, Tennis, Baseball, Wrestling, Swimming, Soccer, Track, 1948-1960. portion of 1 box.

Baseball - Crew, 1911-1960. portion of 1 box.

Track, 1876-1956. portion of 1 box.

Captains - Coaches - And Dropped, 1890-1979. portion of 1 box.

Other Football, 1890-1960. portion of 1 box.

Football Schedules, 1934-1959. portion of 1 box.

Winter, 1900-1960. portion of 1 box.

Football Statistics, 1873-1957. portion of 1 box.

Princeton Football, 1869-1959. portion of 1 box.

Newspaper Clippings, 1943-1947. 4 Envelopes.

Ivy League Football Brochure, 1960. portion of 1 box.

Statistics, 1869-1920. portion of 1 box.

Athletics at Princeton: A History, 1901. portion of 1 box.

1936 Supplement to Intercollegiate Football, 1869-1935. portion of 1 box.

Intercollegiate Football, 1869-1934. portion of 1 box.