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A Guide to the University of Florida Boxing Team Roll Book, 1929-1930

Finding aid created by Dept. Staff

University of Florida Smathers Libraries - Special and Area Studies Collections
January 2007


Descriptive Summary

Creator: University of Florida
Title: University of Florida Boxing Team Roll Book
Dates: 1929-1930
Abstract: Roll book for the 1929-1930 Southern Intercollegiate Championship boxing team.
Extent: 0.03 Linear feet. 1 volume.
Identification: Series 39
Language(s): English

Scope and Content

Series 39 consists of a roll book for the 1929-1930 Southern Intercollegiate Championship boxing team. This team was the first University of Florida sports team to win a SIC championship. John Piombo, a trainer for world heavyweight champs Jim Jeffries and Jess Willard, coached the team.

The roll book is inscribed "kept by Myron C. Prevatt of Kappa Sigma House" and includes attendance records, weights, and hometowns of each team member.


Access or Use Restrictions

Access

The collection is open for research.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], University of Florida Boxing Team Roll Book, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.



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