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Henry Walter Crowe, Jr. Papers

Henry Walter Crowe, Jr. Papers

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Henry Walter Crowe, Jr. Papers
Identification: MS382
Date: 1924-1927
Size/Quantity: 0.2 linear feet (one half-size document case)
Language: This collection is written in English.
Creator: Crowe, Henry Walter, Jr.
Repository: Archives & Records Management, Library, Georgia Institute of Technology
Abstract:This collection is made up of recruitment letters, schedules, and itineraries for the Georgia Tech football team, dating from the mid-1920s.

Biographical/Historical Note

Henry Walter Crowe, Jr. attended Georgia Tech between 1924 and about 1927. He is listed in the 1925 Blue Print, the college yearbook, as a member of the freshman class and as a member of the freshman football team for the 1924 season. In the following yearbook, his name appears in the list of sophomore students, but he is not listed as a member of the football team. In 1927, he is again listed as a member of the sophomore class. No mention of Crowe's name occurs in subsequent volumes of the yearbook.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of an itinerary for the freshman football Georgia Tech-Florida game from 1924; a recruitment letter for the freshman football team, a schedule for varsity and freshman football from the same year, and a letter from Douglas Wycoff encouraging participation, all dating from 1925; and two letters from 1927, one from Ed Crowley and one from W. A. Alexander, to the candidates for the varsity football team.

Index Terms

Crowe, Henry Walter, Jr.
Georgia Institute of Technology. Football.
Georgia Institute of Technology. Sports.
Georgia Institute of Technology. Students.
Georgia School of Technology. Football.
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (Football team).

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Please cite [Item,] Henry Walter Crowe, Jr. Papers (MS382), Archives, Library and Information Center, Georgia Institute of Technology.


Donation, 1992; accession number 1992.1103.

Processing Information

Christine de Catanzaro processed these papers in May 2011.


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Restrictions: Use

Permission to publish materials from this collection must be obtained from the Head of Archives and Special Collections.

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11Correspondence, 1924-1927