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Guide to the Jake Gimbel Athletic Attitude Prize Records SCM0155
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  • Title: Jake Gimbel athletic attitude prize records
    Identifier/Call Number: SCM0155
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2.0 folder(s)
    Date (inclusive): 1930-1970
    Summary: Records consist of correspondence with winners (mostly outgoing letters), 1930-1960; correspondence between Jake Gimbel and university officials, 1930-42, and a copy of his will; other related correspondence; and list of winners, 1970.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition note

    Administrative transfer.

    Information about Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Cite As

    Jake Gimbel Athletic Attitude Prize Records (SCM0155). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    Jacob (Jake) Gimbel endowed an annual prize and medal to honor the senior athlete at Stanford University who had shown the best mental attitude toward athletics.

    Description of the Collection

    Records consist of correspondence with winners (mostly outgoing letters), 1930-1960; correspondence between Jake Gimbel and university officials, 1930-42, and a copy of his will; other related correspondence; and list of winners, 1970.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Albert, Frankie.
    Albert, Frankie.
    Gimbel, Jacob, 1876-1943.
    Gimbel, Jacob,, 1876-1943.
    Hammett, Raymond M.
    Hammett, Raymond M.
    Stanford University--Athletics.
    Stanford University. -- General subdivision--Sports.;
    Sterling, J. E. Wallace, ((John Ewart Wallace),), 1906-1985.
    Sterling, J. E. Wallace, (John Ewart Wallace), 1906-1985
    Storey, Thomas A.,, 1875-1943.
    Storey, Thomas Andrew, 1875-1943.
    Wilbur, Ray L., ((Ray Lyman),), 1875-1949.
    Wilbur, Ray L., (Ray Lyman), 1875-1949