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Bucknell University, Athletic Association Records

 Record Group

Scope and Contents

The records of the Athletic Association of Bucknell University are arranged alphabetically by folder title and range from 1891 to 1925. Included in the records are correspondence and records relating to baseball, football, tennis, and track. Included in the records of the various sports are tickets, schedules, correspondence, and programs.


  • Creation: 1891-1925



Materials are in English.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Usage Restrictions

The materials in this collection may be protected under copyright law and may only be used for educational, teaching, and research purposes. If the intended use is beyond these purposes, it is the responsibility of the user to obtain the appropriate permissions by contacting Special Collections/University Archives at the Ellen Clarke Bertrand Library, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA.

Administrative History

The Athletic Association of Bucknell University was formed in 1889 to maintain and promote athletics at Bucknell University. It was the first athletic organization at the University and in addition to organizing athletics, the Athletic Association provided a formal means of financial support for the various athletic programs. Its officers included a President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, Manager of Football, Manager of Baseball, Manager of Basketball, Manager of Field and Track, and an executive board. The Athletic Association was replaced with the Bucknell University Athletic Council in 1926.


0.42 Linear Feet ((1) 5 inch document box)


Records are arranged alphabetically by folder title and chronologically within the folders.

Separated Materials

Photographs may be housed with the Special Collections/University Archives Photograph Collection.

Bucknell University, Athletic Association Records
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Repository Details

Part of the Bucknell University Special Collections/University Archives Repository

028 Bertrand Library
Bucknell University
One Dent Drive
Lewisburg PA 17837 United States US
570-577-3313 (Fax)