Skip to main content

Northwestern Wildcats (Football team)

 Organization

Found in 23 Collections and/or Records:

Athletic Department Football Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: 25/3
Abstract This series consists of a scrapbook chronicling the intercollegiate games played by the 1948 Northwestern University football team, which went on to play in and win the 1949 Rose Bowl.
Dates: 1948-1949

Frank L. Baker (1909-1985) Scrapbook

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: 31/6/53
Abstract The Frank Baker scrapbook in large part features newspaper clippings documenting Baker's athletic career in several secondary schools and at Northwestern University.
Dates: approximately 1924 - 1933

Alfred E. (Alf) Bauman (1920-1979) Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/48
Abstract The series consists of one oversize scrapbook documenting Bauman's career as a collegiate football player at Northwestern University.
Dates: 1939-1941

Willson P. Brumback (1896-1981) Football Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/73
Abstract Willson Brumback's Scrapbook documents Northwestern's triumphal 1916 football season in seventeen pages of newspaper clippings. Seven pages of clippings are devoted to the October 21, 1916, game at Stagg Field, when the Northwestern Purple beat the Chicago Maroons 10-0, NU's first win over Chicago since 1901. The majority of the clippings date between October and November 1916, and include those from the Daily Northwestern, local Chicago newspapers, and the papers local to the away games. Two...
Dates: 1916

Jack Cvercko (1941- ) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/136
Abstract The Jack Cvercko Papers fill two boxes, with the majority of the collection relating to Cvercko’s years and accomplishments as a football player at Northwestern, and the 1962 and 1963 seasons in particular.
Dates: 1960 - 1998

William "Bill" DeCorrevont (1918-1995) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/127
Abstract William "Bill" DeCorrevont played football at Austin High and Northwestern University before entering professional football in 1945. The papers consist of biographical information, documents, clippings, and artifacts relating to his football career.
Dates: 1935-1995

Thomas Steven (Tommy) Doles (1995- ) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/212
Abstract The collection documents Tommy Doles’s academic and athletic achievements at Northwestern University. Materials date between 2014 and 2019.
Dates: 2014 - 2019

Paul Flatley (1941- ) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/137
Abstract Paul Richard Flatley enrolled at Northwestern University in 1959 and began his football career as a member of Northwestern’s 1959 freshmen squad. After receiving a B.A. in history and Russian in 1963, he played professional footbal with the Minnesota Vikings and Atlanta Falcons. His papers fill one half-sized box and span the period of 1961-2008. Materials are arranged in two categories: clippings and photographs.
Dates: 1961-2008

Asher Golden Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/184
Abstract The Asher Golden Collection contains 29 audiocassette recordings and a small amount of paper documents from Northwestern University’s 1995-1997 football seasons. A sports reporter for Northwestern’s WNUR radio station, Golden covered Wildcat football between 1995 and the January 1, 1997 Citrus Bowl.
Dates: 1995 - 1997

Otto Graham Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/122
Abstract This collection contains scrapbooks from the life of Football Hall of Fame star and Northwestern University alumnus Otto Graham. The scrapbooks range in date from 1936-1985 and hold numerous media clippings, photographs, and family ephemera.
Dates: 1936-1985; Other: Date acquired: 10/04/2014

James E. "Jimmy" Johnson (1879-1942) Scrapbooks and Miscellanea

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/134
Abstract Two scrapbooks and additional clippings/biographical information document James E. "Jimmy" Johnson's education at the Carlisle Indian Industrial School and at Northwestern University, as well as his football career at both schools.
Dates: 1890-1911, 1942-2012

Luke A. Johnsos (1905-1984) Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/143
Abstract While a student at Northwestern University (beginning in 1924), Luke A. Johnsons earned a total of seven letters in football, basketball, and baseball. He played football for the Chicago Bears, becoming player-coach, and serving as co-head coadh during World War II. He remained with the Bears until 1968. He pioneered a new way of coaching from the press box, becoming known as the "Press Box Quarterback." Johnsos also served as President of the Johnsos-Coppock printing company. This collection...
Dates: 1926 - 2011

Henry Howard Kafer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/166
Abstract The Henry Howard Kafer collection is comprised of one photograph, depicting the Northwestern University football team of 1904, garments and other textiles.
Dates: ca. 1902-1904

Charles Russell "Chuck" Logan (1943- ) Papers, 1960-1987

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/139
Abstract Charles Russell "Chuck" Logan (born April 10, 1943; B.S. in business administration, Northwestern University, 1964) played in the National Football League for the Chicago Bears, Pittsburgh Steelers and the St. Louis Cardinals (four seasons) and Minnesota Vikings. His papers contain newspaper articles spanning several decades (but chiefly 1961-1964), highlighting Logan and the success of the Northwestern University football team. Also included are clippings from Northwestern...
Dates: 1960-1987

Tom Myers Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/115
Abstract Northwestern football star Thomas Welborn Myers was the starting quarterback for the Wildcats in the 1962 season under coach Ara Parseghian. He was named All-American and All-Time All American, and went on to play for the Detroit Lions. His papers include clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, and other materials documentiing Myers' football career.
Dates: 1943 - 2013; Other: Majority of material found within 1950 - 1970; Other: Date acquired: 01/06/2012

Edward L. Nemeth Scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 31/6/152
Abstract This scrapbook, containing mainly news clippings and photographs, was compiled by Nancy Ann Meyers Nemeth, wife of Edward Nemeth (left guard on Northwestern's football team), and documents Northwestern's winning participation in the 1949 Rose Bowl football game.
Dates: 1949; Other: Date acquired: 11/01/2016

Gaspar F. Perricone (1928-2020) Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/116
Abstract Gaspar Perricone played a key role on Northwestern’s winning 1949 Rose Bowl-winning team. The Papers document his football career at Northwestern, with an emphasis on the 1949 Rose Bowl.
Dates: 1947 - 2006; Other: Majority of material found in 1949 - 1949; Other: Date acquired: 07/06/2012

Gordon J. Rahr (1905-1993) Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/207
Abstract The collection documents Rahr’s involvement as a player with the Northwestern University football teams of 1924 and 1925 and with the notable Big Ten championship team of 1926. The collection also includes a fragment of a Rose Bowl 1949 goalpost.
Dates: 1925; 1949

Jay Robertson Football Playbooks, Scouting Reports, and Game Plans

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/118
Abstract Football playbooks, scouting reports and game plans from the periods 1959-1962 and 1967-1972 from Donald A. "Jay" Robertson, Jr., a football player and coach at Northwestern University, and a coach at other unviersities and for National Football League teams.
Dates: 1949-1972; Other: Date acquired: 02/08/2012

Paul A. Tangora (1909-1987) Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/158
Abstract This collection includes the 1936 College All-Star Team uniform worn by Northwestern University football star Paul A. Tangora (1909-1987).
Dates: 1936