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Henry Tavener Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M292
This collection follows the DU college football team from the years of 1927 to 1936. Many pages of a scrapbook contain some newspaper clippings and photographs of Henry Tavener, but mostly of other DU alumnae playing different sports. The scrapbook pages also contain memorabilia from away games and football programs. There are also several reels of film of DU college football games filmed in the 1920's and 1930's.

Dates

  • 1927-1957

Creator

Extent

2 Linear Feet (1 record box, 1 13"x17" flat box)

Scope and Contents

Newspaper clippings and photocopies of newspaper clippings, mostly featuring DU college football player Henry "Toughy" Tavener, but also touching on other players and some highlights of the DU college football team from the years of 1927 to 1936. Many pages of a scrapbook contain some newspaper clippings and photographs of Henry Tavener, but mostly of other DU alumnae playing different sports. The scrapbook pages also contain memorabilia from away games. There are also several reels of film of DU college football games filmed in the 1920's and 1930's.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged in six series: 1. Football Programs, 1934; 2. Photographs, 1933; 3. Photocopies, 1932-1934; 4. Newspaper Clippings, 1932-1952; 5. Scrapbook Pages - Newspaper Clippings, 1934-1936; 6. Reels of Film - Football Games, 1934.
Title
Henry Tavener Papers
Author
Blake Hill
Date
2015-05-05
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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