Harold M. Osborn Papers, 1917, 1919-83 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 26/20/77
Acquired: 8/19/1988; 1/9/89; 5/22/91
Volume: 1.6 cubic feet
Available for use at:
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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.