Springfield College Athletic Department:
Cross Country Team Papers
Box List Created on: 3/4/10
Box List Updated on: 1/19/12
Extent: 1.2 LF (2 boxes + Memorabilia)
Arrangement Notes: Collection is arranged into Men’s and Women’s Cross Country teams. Within these divisions, the collection uses the following order: News clippings, Photographs, Correspondence, Brochures, Drawings, Misc. Materials, and Video. Within these materials, chronological order is kept wherever possible.
Processing Notes: Materials are minimally processed. Duplicates have been removed where found and materials have been minimally arranged and verified. Materials still may be missed filed or misidentified. Further processing should be undertaken at a later date.
Description Notes: There are no materials at this time that are for both Men’s and Women’s Cross Country teams.
In the men’s cross country materials there are news clippings, photographs up until 1993, including team, action and portrait photographs (some dated and some not), slides from1991, and some brochures from 1969-2010, though there are gaps, especially before the mid 1990’s. Also included are three films, 2 8 mm the other unknown, from the 1950’s – these have not been verified, but are identified by the writing on the film. The misc. materials include history, news releases and some news clips.
In the women’s cross country materials there are news clippings from 1998, photographs from 1986-1987, slides from 1991, brochures from 1994-2010, Misc materials including some news releases and news clippings, and drawings from 1983.
Provenance Notes: There was no formal acquisition of the materials for this collection. The collection is artificially created. Materials were received from different places at different times. The acquisition sources and dates of the materials are unknown.
Box 1 of 2:
Men’s Cross Country
Undated Photographs (2 folders) 1993 Photographs
1973-1980 Miscellaneous Materials
1929-1984 Score Cards
o Oct. 30, 1915 Trinity vs. Springfield College Trophy
o 1939 Ct. Valley Cross 2nd Annual Freshman Cross Country run Championship Plaque
o 1953 Ct. Valley Cross Country Varsity Championship Plaque
3 films from the 1950s
Box 2 of 2:
Women’s Cross Country
1998 News Clippings
1993-1999 Miscellaneous Materials
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