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Intercollegiate Athletics films and other material

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1347

Scope and Contents

Contains football film reels, framed photographs and other photographic material, as well as newspaper clippings about Brigham Young University's Intercollegiate Athletics, approximately 1920s-1982.


  • approximately 1920-1982


Conditions Governing Access

Restricted. Closed for 35 years from the date of creation of the records, and thereafter open to the public in accordance with the University Archives Policy.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to use material from this collection must be obtained from Reference Services at

Administrative History

Intercollegiate Athletics (1955-) coordinates and maintains Brigham Young University's athletics.

Intercollegiate Athletics was established in 1955 as a part of the College of Recreation, Physical and Health Education, and Athletics. In 1960, Intercollegiate Athletics was made part of the College of Physical Education. In 1975, Intercollegiate Athletics was incorporated into the overall structure of Brigham Young University. The organization maintains BYU's participation within conferences and the National Collegiate Athletic Association. Teams sponsored by Intercollegiate Athletics include football, basketball, swimming, tennis, golf and track.


30 cartons (30 linear ft.)

1 oversize box (1.5 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



Contains three series: 1. Intercollegiate Athletics football films, 1959-1982. 2. Intercollegiate Athletics photographs and news clippings, approximately 1920s-1981. 3. Intercollegiate Athletics plaques and certificates, 1966-1973.

Custodial History

Materials were transferred to Special Collections in 1987, and processed in October 2011.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Found in stacks; October 2011.


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

Related Materials

See also Intercollegiate Athletics films (UA 5426).

Processing Information

Processed; Dani Peterson; Oct. 11, 2011.

Register of Intercollegiate Athletics films and other material
Garrett Schroath
2011 June 15
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Revision Statements

  • 2011 October 11: Series added, notes updated.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections. University Archives Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo UT 84602 US