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African American athletes -- History -- 20th century

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Arnold de Mille papers

Identifier: 600
Scope and Contents Photo journalist Arnold de Mille (1908-1996) spent his career capturing the African American experience for the better part of the twentieth century, as well as recording the African experience during a time of volatility and upheaval. His papers and photographs span this storied career with a significant amount of these materials dedicated to beauty culture, the Civil Rights Movement, and his work for the United Nations. Included are issues from the short-lived ...
Dates: Created: 1942-1996; Other: Majority of material found in 1950-1970; Other: Date acquired: 04/01/2000

H. F. V. (Harry Francis Vincent) Edward papers

Identifier: 142
Scope and Contents The papers of H. F. V. (Harry Francis Vincent) Edward consist of approximately 400 items of correspondence; 31 articles that Edward penned over a 30-year period; 14 programs from sports events, social occasions, and educational exercises; 30 pamphlets regarding Edward's work from 1916-1973; 50 photographs from Edward's internment in a German prison camp, his early sports career in England and on the continent; his work in Greece, Germany, Vietnam, and California; of note is a photograph of...
Dates: Created: 1912-1974; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1975

Russell L. Stockard Sr. collection

Identifier: 713
Scope and Contents The Russell L. Stockard Sr. collection focuses on athletics at historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) and collegiate athletic conferences with strong HBCU memberships. The collection is comprised of three main formats of material: media guides, prospectus, and similar publications for specific athletic teams at individiual schools; game/event programs; and materials related to specific athletic conferences. Conferences represented include the Southwestern Athletic Conference...
Dates: Created: 1956-1999; Other: Majority of material found in 1980-1999; Other: Date acquired: 02/28/2011