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College sports -- Southern States -- History.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Lane College Baseball Team Photograph

Identifier: MS-3931

Collection contains a single mounted photograph of the 1912 Lane College baseball team. The image depicts thirteen African American men including ten uniformed players and three men in suits. This photograph belonged to Arthur Riley, the catcher for the team. On the back of the mounting, the names of the players and their positions are written.

Dates: 1912

Marie Dougherty Wellborn Biography of Nathan W. Dougherty

Identifier: MS-1603

A single typescript biography of University of Tennessee Engineering Dean and athlete Nathan W. Dougherty written by his eldest daughter, Marie Dougherty Wellborn. The text provides an extensive and intimate look at Dougherty's life as a student, athlete, professor, coach, dean, and father.

Dates: circa 1989

N. W. Dougherty Papers

Identifier: MS-1379

This collection houses galley proofs of manuscripts, notes, articles, speeches, and correspondence documenting N. W. Dougherty's activities after he retired from the University of Tennessee in 1956, including his long association with the Southeastern Conference (SEC). Of particular interest are a group of materials showing Dougherty's induction into the National Football Foundation and Hall of Fame in 1967.

Dates: 1946-1968