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Ohio Northern University, Intercollegiate Athletics

 Collection
Identifier: 0025

Collection Overview

The Intercollegiate Athletics Records contains materials documenting the administration of Intercollegiate Athletics as well as the history of intercollegiate teams at Ohio Northern University. The bulk of the materials are from the 1960s onwards, and common material types include media guides, event programs, and administrative records.

Dates

  • 1915-2006
  • Majority of material found within 1960-2006

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research. Note: In compliance with University Policy 6.1 if the user is affiliated with a media organization, or if the intended outcome for archival work is create a product that wil be featured by the media, then the user should first contact ONU's Communication and Marketing Office to coordinate their archival research/media request.

Conditions Governing Use

Ohio Northern University maintains copyright for institutional records in accordance with U.S. copyright law. Collections may contain third-party materials for which copyright is not help. Users are responsible for determining the appropriate use and reuse of materials.

Administrative History

Ohio Northern University students first began to participate in intercollegiate athletic events in the 1890s, most notably including the creation of football and baseball teams. Eventually intercollegiate athletics became organized under the Department of Physical Education, before evolving into a separate Department of Intercollegiate Athletics in 1985.

Extent

7.1 Linear Feet (17 containers)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Intercollegiate Athletics Records contains materials documenting the administration of Intercollegiate Athletics as well as the history of intercollegiate teams at Ohio Northern University.

Related Materials

Due to historic organizational, additional records documenting the history of Intercollegiate Athletics at Ohio Northern Univeristy can be found in the College of Arts and Sciences records.

Note

As an academic archives that strives to advance historical research and understanding of our shared histories, the ONU Archives is committed to preserving and making accessible original, historic materials. This commitment to preserving materials in an uncensored form means that collections may contain offensive text, images, or recordings.

Processing Information

The collection was processed in support of the creation of a preliminary public finding aid in 2022. It is expected that additional accessions will be added to the collection from the current backlog of materials, notably including audio-visual records.

Title
Ohio Northern University, Intercollegiate Athletics Records, 1915-2006
Status
Completed
Date
2022
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Ohio Northern University Archives Repository

Contact:
Heterick Memorial Library
525 South Main Street
Ada Ohio 45810 United States