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Tom Mangum's Bobcat baseball collection

 Collection
Identifier: 43.200-Baseball

Scope and Contents

This collection contains information and materials about Bobcat Baseball compiled by Tom Mangum, Chairman of the Historical Committee of the Texas State Baseball Alumni Association and former Bobcat Baseball player. Mangum researched team, season, and player information from the beginning of the sport in 1905 until 2011. Information was gathered from yearbooks, newspapers, the athletics office, and baseball websites. Materials include team rosters, schedules, statistics, player biographies, and other facts relevant to the history of the team.

These materials are organized into two chronological series: team information, and players in the pros.

Dates

  • 1904-2011

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers without restriction.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply. University Archives owns the physical items in our collections, but copyright normally belongs to the creator of the materials or their heirs. The researcher has full responsibility for determining copyright status, obtaining permission to publish from copyright holders, and abiding by current copyright laws when publishing or displaying copies.

Historical note

Texas State University was established by the 26th Legislature in 1899 as the Southwest Texas State Normal School; 313 pupils were enrolled in 1903-04, the first year classes were held. The school name changed to Southwest Texas State Normal College in 1918, to Southwest Texas State Teachers College in 1925, to Southwest Texas State College in 1959, to Southwest Texas State University in 1969, to Texas State University-San Marcos in 2003, and to Texas State University in 2013.

Extent

3.875 Linear Feet (3 standard records boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection contains information and materials about Bobcat Baseball gathered from yearbooks, newspapers, the athletics office, and baseball websites. Materials include team rosters, schedules, statistics, player biographies, and other facts relevant to the history of the team.

Physical Location

Materials may be stored off-site. Advance notice may be required for use.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Provenance information is unknown at this time.

Creator

Title
Tom Mangum's Bobcat baseball collection
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • July 2019: ArchivesSpace migration revisions by Eric Robertson-Gordon.
  • 2021 May: Brought up to DACS compliance, Nicole Critchley

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives, Texas State University Repository

Contact:
Alkek Library Room 580
601 University Drive
San Marcos Texas 78666 USA