Guide to the Five Years of Track and Field Athletics at College of San Mateo 62 years Ago

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
May 2011
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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
Phone: (650) 725-1022

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.

Collection Contents

Box 1