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Knute Rockne letters to Eugene Roberts

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 7691

Scope and Contents

Four facsimiles of letters from Knute Rockne, football coach at Notre Dame, to Eugene L. Roberts, football coach at Brigham Young University. The letters, dating 1923-1927, discuss football strategy and exchange pleasantries.

Dates

  • 1923
  • 1925
  • 1927

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open to public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Knute Rockne letters to Eugene Roberts must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Knute Rockne was the football coach at Notre Dame University from 1918 to 1930.

Extent

1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Language

English

Arrangement

Collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

Facsimiles were acquired by Vern G. Swanson and donated to the 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts curator in November 2010. Facsimiles were transferred to the University Archives in December 2010.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred; Curator, 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; December 2010.

Appraisal

University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).

Existence and Location of Originals

Location of the originals is unknown.

Processing Information

Processed; J. Gordon Daines III; December 2010.
Title
Register of the Knute Rockne letters to Eugene Roberts
Status
Completed
Author
J. Gordon Daines III
Date
2010 December 2
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States