Columbia University Archives

Flat Files Collection, 1754-2017

Series III. Athletics, 1873-1973

This series includes oversize posters, athletic programs, team portraits, and newspaper clippings related to a variety of different sports played by Columbia students.

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Box 14-UA-2 "Varsity Eight" Crew Portraits, 1909

Box 14-UA-3 McGill, Charlie, Program Cover for Bucknell vs. Columbia Football with Cartoon drawings of Bucknell Bison and Columbia Lion around a Football Field, 1973

McGill, Charlie, Line Drawing of the Columbia Lion in winter hat, mittens and "C" sweater standing in the snow, 1970s

Crew Portraits, undated

Box 14-UA-8 Crew Posters, 1910-1911

Box Flat Box 4 Crew Newspaper Clippings (4 of 4), 1925-1927

Box Flat Box 5 Crew Team Portrait and Boathouse Engraving, Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1878 May 18

Crew Team Regatta Engravings, Harper's Weekly, 1873 August 8

Box Flat Box 9 Columbia College and Crew Team Articles and Engravings, Harper's Weekly, 1878 August 17

Box Flat Box 10 Crew, Newspapers (1-3 of 4), 1873-1914

Ua Mapcase 14-UA-3 The Detroit News - "Columbia Eleven Called 'Gem of Two Oceans' and Dubbed Sea Lions; 7-0 Victory Amazes 35.000" , 1934 January 2

(donated by Kevin DeMarrais in September 2019)

Box Flat Box 14 Posters for Athletic Carnival, 1903

Box Flat Box 15 Posters for Wresting, 1912

Posters for Wrestling, 1908-1911

Posters for Track and Field, 1911-1912

Posters for Football, 1903-1907

Poster for Tennis entitled "Partners" with man and woman carrying tennis racquets

Posters for Baseball, 1905-1912

Box Flat Box 18 Smith, Eli, Certificate Congratulating Columbia Crew on Beating Oxford and Cambridge, 1878 July 16

Newspaper Clipping: "New York College Football Leaders: Herb Maack, Columbia," Sunday News, 1941 October 12