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Guide to the Football Program Records and Publications, 1909-1981

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Title:
Football Program: records and publications
Creator:
Bowdoin College. Athletics
ID:
A04.76
Date [inclusive]:
1909-1981
Extent:
4 Linear Feet
Repository:
George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011
Conditions Governing Access:

No restrictions.

Football was established at Bowdoin in 1889 as a varsity sport forming the first intercollegiate squad in the state. Since then, the Bowdoin football team has played for 120 seasons against other members of the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC).

Programs, game films, and team pictures.

Access Restrictions:

No restrictions.

Football Team Photos 1889-1897

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Football Team Photos 1898-1903

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Football Team Photos 1904-1908

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Football Team Photos 1911-1919

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Football Team Photos 1922-1935

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Football Team Photos 1936-1953 and undated

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Series Description:

Programs from home and away games. Statistics and advertisements are included in the programs. There is also a 1909 football score card which includes the 1909 schedule, a list of team members, a photograph of the team's captain, manager and coach, and advertisements. In addition, there are tickets for a 1963 game, and realia.

Arrangement:

Arranged alphabetically.

Access Restrictions:

No restrictions.

Football Programs, Sept. 1924, Oct. 1924, Oct.1926, Nov. 1926, Sept. 1927, Oct. 1927, Oct. 1937, Nov. 1938

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Football Programs, Oct. 1941

box 1 folder 2

Football Programs, Nov. 1941

box 1 folder 3

Football Programs, Sept. 1942 - Nov. 1942

box 1 folder 4

Football Programs, Oct. 1946 - Nov. 1947

box 1 folder 5

Football Programs, Sept. 1948 - Oct. 1949

box 1 folder 6

Football Programs, Sept. 1950 - Nov. 1950

box 1 folder 7

Football Programs, Sept. 1951 - Oct. 1952

box 1 folder 8

Football Programs, Nov. 1952 - Nov. 1954

box 1 folder 9

Football Programs, Sept. 1955 - Nov. 1955

box 2 folder 1

Football Programs, Sept. 1956 - Nov. 1957

box 2 folder 2

Football Programs, Oct. 1958 - Nov. 1961

box 2 folder 3

Football Programs, Oct. 1962 - Nov. 1967

box 2 folder 4

Football Programs, Oct. 1970 - Oct. 1971

box 2 folder 5

Football Programs, Oct. 1974 - Oct. 1978, Oct. 1981

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Score Card, Nov. 1909

box 2 folder 7

Tickets, Nov. 9, 1963

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Clippings, [1942]

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All Maine Colleges All-Time Team, Feb. 15, 1948

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Football from the Maine Championship season of 1904 Nov - Bowdoin 22, Maine 5

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Football from the season of 1921 Oct 15 - Bowdoin 7, Trinity 0

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Football helmet, leather, undated

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Football-shaped badge, n.d.

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Golden football (charm size) commemorating the 1935 state championship

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Felt flag, n.d.

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Governor Barrows Trophy - signed agreement regarding the trophy

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