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Athletics and Recreation Department collection of sports memorabilia

 Collection
Identifier: RITArc-0703

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of documents, photographs,plaques, buttons,programs,newsclippings,give-away objects from events and tickets. Many of the items are from RIT hockey games, Brick City homecoming, Jim Kelly foodball camp and RIT Chase Corporate Challenge races. The years range from as early as 1980 through 2012 with the bulk being from the 2000s. This collection offers a great representation of the type of events held on campus in which the Athletics Department is involved in.

Dates

  • 2018

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Biographical / Historical

Based on the RIT Athletics website, Greg Moss spent over 40 years as an integral part of the Departments of Physical Education and Intercollegiate Athletics. In 2004 Moss was the senior associate director of the Center for Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreation. In 2011, he assumed the role of senior director for The Center of Recreational Sports. His efforts resulted in several honors, including the Coaches Appreciation Award, establishment of the Greg Moss Men's Hockey Hard Hat Award and numerous Student Affairs Division plaudits. Other highlights include coordinating the $11 million Student Life Center and serving as center point for construction of the $25 million Gordon Field House. He also assumed a leadership role in the 2004 RIT cross country Coast-to-Coast Run.

Extent

3 Box(es) (One document box, 2 flat boxes, one oversize.)

Language

English

Overview

Collection of items transferred by Greg Moss, from the Athletic Department between 1980-2012. Most items are related to men’s and women’s hockey, although the collection also spans the JP Morgan Chase Corporate Challenge, Brick City weekend programs, the Jim Kelly Football Camp held on RIT’s campus in the 1990s, a couple of cross country items, and miscellaneous tchotchke items.

Arrangement

Collection is arranged by material type.

Physical Location

C.S. Mid-range, Shelf 295

C.S. Mid-range, Shelf 303 - Hockey related materials added to RITArc.0692

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Collection was transferred by Greg Moss of the RIT Athletics Department in March 2018.
Title
Athletics and Recreation Department collection of sports memorabilia
Status
Published
Author
Taylor Carpenter/Jody Sidlauskas
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archive Collections Repository

Contact:
RIT Libraries
Wallace Center
90 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester NY 14623 USA
(585) 475-4613