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Sports

 Subject
Subject Source: Fast

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

“Rip” Blevins Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2000-0109
Abstract

Manuscript of "Strolling Thru Memoryland" by Rip Blevins and contains recollections of ten early 20th century sports figures.

Dates: undated

George Heinold Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1998-0204
Abstract

George W. Heinold, lifelong resident of Madison, Connecticut, was an author on outdoor life and fishing who wrote extensively on his experiences primarily along the Connecticut shoreline. He published regularly in such periodicals as Outdoor Life, Field and Stream, and Readers' Digest.

Dates: undated, 1916-1982

Joseph Sobek Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1980-0039
Abstract

Joseph George Sobek was born 5 April 1918, in Greenwich, Connecticut and was raised there. He served in the Marines and later became a police detective. Until he retired in 1985, he had spent most of his life as a tennis and squash racquets professional at the Greenwich Country Club. He died of congenital heart disease March 27, 1998. Sobek was the first person inducted into the Racquetball Hall of Fame.

Dates: undated, 1951-1981

Spring Sports Banquet Squires, Ingalls, 1954

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1988-0010/RG4/Series1/Box447:1081
Scope and Content Note From the Series:

Approximately 131,500 negatives documenting all aspects of University life and the town and residents of Storrs, Connecticut.

Dates: 1954

Storrs Tennis Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1974-0005
Abstract

The Storrs Tennis Association was established to foster the game within the environs of Storrs, Connecticut, and was open to residents over the age of eighteen. The Association was in existence from circa 1915 through 1947.

Dates: 1915-1947