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Harry William Pykor Collection of Basketball Score Books

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0581
The collection is composed of 13 original score books for the University of Nevada's varsity basketball team. The scores of the basketball game were hand recorded in the score books, tracking the players' field goals and fouls in each half of the game, for both the University of Nevada and the opposing team. It also lists the umpires, timekeepers, scorers, and game referees.

Dates

  • 1919-1939

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Extent

0.5 Cubic Feet (1 box)

Abstract

The collection is composed of 13 original score books for the University of Nevada's varsity basketball team. The scores of the basketball game were hand recorded in the score books, tracking the players' field goals and fouls in each half of the game, for both the University of Nevada and the opposing team. It also lists the umpires, timekeepers, scorers, and game referees.

Biographical Note

Game referees, timekeepers, scorers, and umpires are mostly identified by surname in the score books:

Referee: E. Bailey, Bareilles, Beresford, Blewitt, Bradshaw, Britt, Charles, Church, Collins, Craft, DeGroot, Lee Eisan, Elfrink, Bob Evans, Fanning, Herb Foster, C. L. Glenn, Greathouse, Hahn, E. Harris, Hilbish, Higgins, Hobbs, V. Johnson, Jones, Ned Kay, Kintana, Bob Kleckner, Leith, Ligom, McClumpha, McKleis, Frank Needles, Neilson, Penaluma, Randall, Rosa, Bud Silva, Smiley, Spencer, Street, F. Sullivan, Tinsley, Vidal, Welsh, Wentworth, H. Wing, Woods, Zackheim.

Timekeeper: Abbott, Adamson, Bonney, Briggs, Don Budge, Burkheime, Carlson, Cartwright, Christie, Coleman, Darling, Dodge, Freitas, Gomm, Gravnke, Guam, Gunsol, Hickey, Horton, C. Jensen, Kellher, J. R. Klamans, Knies, Ned Law, Lemaire, Middleton, Miller, Moles, Norton, O'Brien, Olson, Pelgado, Quill, Dixie Randall, Recanzone, Rivera, Scott, Shelley, Silver, Wallen, Charles White, Wielenman.

Scorer: Albright, Barrett, Bledsoe, A. Cahlan, Demesnil, Fallon, Haseman, Harrison, Herview, Ned Kay, Leighton, Ohrt, Powers, Rhodes, Robb, Wines.

Umpire: Allison, Beko, Bryant, Bullock, Bunn, Cameron, Vic Carroll, J. C. Cave, Clark, Dana, Farnsworth, Glidden, Griffin, Johnson, Ned Kay, Klamans, Kleckner, Levin, Ligom, Puffinbarger, Reading, Spencer, Sullivan, Sweigert, Titley, Al Williams, Wilson.

Arrangement

The score books are arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Harry W. Pykor on November 25, 2014.

Separated Materials

Photographs from this accession were transferred into University Archives Archival Images: UNRA-P3629.

Source

Title
Guide to the Harry William Pykor Collection of Basketball Score BooksCollection
Status
completed
Author
Betty Glass
Date
12/9/2014
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives Repository

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
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University of Nevada, Reno
Reno NV 89557-0322 USA
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