Guide to the Spalding Official Basketball Score Book, 1924-1925

Summary Information

Title: Spalding Official Basketball Score Book, 1924-1925
Collection: AC.701
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract:

The Spalding Official Basketball Score Book is a bound score book of basketball games, possibly from a school in or near Alderson, West Virginia, played during 1924-1925.

Creator: Spalding.

Biographical/Historical Note

Several schools are mentioned in this scorebook. All were in West Virginia. A few are Ronceverte High, Greenbrier, Green Bank, and Alderson.

Scope and Contents

The Spalding Official Basketball Score Book is an official score book of basketball games played in 1924-1925 at various West Virginia schools. No knowledge of the home team is included with the book, but it is most likely from a school located in or near Alderson, West Virginia. The book contains the names of teams playing, last names of players, and keeps track of their goals scored and fouls made. Some list the referee's name, date, and/or where the game was played. Some schools indicated are Ronceverte High, Greenbrier, Green Bank, and Alderson.

Arrangement

This is a single-item collection.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

This collection was purchased from Bookworm and Silverfish in 2008. Accession number AC.2010.017

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Anita Elliott, December 2013. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.701: Spalding Official Basketball Score Book, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Score book, 1924-1925 ACSC_Box 23, Folder 10