Harold M. and Margaret Osborn Papers, 1917, 1919-83
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Brief Description:

Papers of Harold M. Osborn '22, (1899-1975) including correspondence (1925-50) and clippings (1919-83) relating to Amateur Athletic Union and international track meets, Olympics, physical training, high jumping, decathlon, coaching, employment and track recruitment; track and field programs for the 1928 Olympics, Millrose Games (1931-32), Chicago Daily News Relays (1945, 1950-52, 1964), Big Ten meets (1950-51, 1953), and international meets in Ireland (1928, 1936); publications relating to the Olympics (1928, 1932), the Big Ten (1929), high jumping, Finnish athletes (1932, 1934) and files relating to coaching at Illinois and ASTP physical training during World War II. Correspondents include Asa Bushnell and Dan Ferris.

Flapper dress belonging to Margaret Osborn is located in RS 35/3/120 University of Illinois Artifact Collection.

Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 26/20/77
Created by: Osborn, Harold M. (1928-2019)
Volume: 1.6 cubic feet
Acquired: 8/19/1988; 1/9/89; 5/22/91; 2017
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/2620077.pdf
Arrangement: By type of document and chronological thereunder
Subject Index
Amateur Athletic Union
Army Specialized Training Program
High Jumping
Physical Training
Track and Field
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]