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RIT Sports Information records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0517

Scope and Contents

Records documenting the intercollegiate athletic teams at RIT, many from their inception through about 2010 when most records have been retained digitally. Team schedules, game programs, player spotlights, media guides and news clippings all follow the development of sports at RIT. Other areas documented are the RIT Wrestling and Coach School from 1963-1987; Matt Hamill, RIT/NTID deaf wrestler turned Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) and Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter; the Letterman's Club and an entire run of RIT Sports Hall of Fame programs from 1969 to the present which indicate RIT athletes inducted each year.

Dates

  • 1920-2014
  • Majority of material found within 1950 - 2010

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Extent

10 Linear Feet (14 document boxes)

Language

English

Overview

Collection includes records from all men's and women's athletic teams at RIT, some beginning in the 1950s to the present. Record series include news clippings, game programs, schedules, and fact books. There are 14 boxes in all.

Arrangement

Records are arranged by sport, then by date.

Physical Location

C.S. Mid-range, Shelves 321-323

Other Finding Aids

In addition to this finding aid, an inventory is available below. For more information, please contact the RIT Archive Collections.

RIT Sports Information records

Immediate Source of Acquisition

RIT Sports Information records have been deposited in the RIT Archives over a period of many years.

Accruals

Although accurals have been received on an annual basis; most records are now in digital format so the amount of paper records received will diminish rapidly.

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Jody Sidlauskas in July 2014.
Title
RIT Sports Information records
Subtitle
RIT Archives
Status
Published
Author
Jody Sidlauskas
Date
16 July 2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

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