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Guide to the Five Years of Track and Field Athletics at College of San Mateo 62 years Ago
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  • Overview
  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Scope and Contents note
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SCM0148
    Creator: Byrd, Oliver Erasmus
    Title: Five years of track and field athletics at College of San Mateo 62 years ago
    Dates: 1994
    Physical Description: 0.02 Linear feet (1 volume)
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Green Library
    557 Escondido Mall
    Stanford, CA 94305-6064
    Email: specialcollections@stanford.edu
    Phone: (650) 725-1022
    URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

    Biographical/Historical note

    Track coach, professor, and physician, Byrd earned three degrees at Stanford University: A.B. in economics, 1929, M.A. in hygiene and physical education, 1933, and Ed.D. in health education, 1940. In 1947 he earned his M.D. from the University of California. From 1932-1937 he was on the faculty at the College of San Mateo and their track coach. In 1937 he joined the Stanford faculty, where he taught until his retirement in 1971.

    Scope and Contents note

    Bound volume of copies of clippings about the track team at the College of San Mateo, as well as information on Byrd's career. Produced in 1994 by Dr. Byrd.

    Access Terms

    College of San Mateo. -- General subdivision--Sports.;
    Stanford University -- General subdivision--Faculty.;
    College sports.
    Track and field.