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Descriptive Summary

Scope and Content

Organization

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Scrapbook Material

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Bob Horner:

An Inventory of His Records, 1974-1991, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Horner, Bob (James Robert), 1957
Title: Bob Horner Papers,
Dates: 1974-1991
Abstract: The collection consists of scrapbook material and newspaper and magazine articles and clippings relating to Bob Horner's collegiate and professional baseball career.
Collection # S 1735.1
Quantity: 1 box (1 linear foot)
Language English
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Bob Horner was an All-American second baseman for Arizona State University where he set season and career NCAA homerun records. He would go on to play professionally for the Atlanta Braves, the Yakult Swallows of the Japanese League, and the St. Louis Cardinals.

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Scope and Content

The collection consists of scrapbook material relating to Bob Horner's collegiate and professional baseball career. The collection includes newspaper and magazine articles about Horner and interviews with him. The collection also has newspaper clippings of the box scores from games that Horner played in.

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Organization

The scrapbook material is organized by chronological date.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research

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Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Horner, Bob (James Robert), 1957-
Subjects (Organizations)
Arizona State University--Baseball
Atlanta Braves (Baseball team)
National College Baseball Hall of Fame
St. Louis Cardinals (Baseball team)
Yakult Swallows
Subjects
Baseball
Baseball players
College sports--Arizona

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Bob Horner Papers, 1974-1991, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Collection accession #(s):
2006-0253-B

Gift, 2006

Processed by

Steven Bellanti, 2007

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Collection Inventory

 

Scrapbook Material

box folder
1 1 March 1974 - April 1976
2 May 1976 - March 1977
3 April 1977 - June 1977
4 June 1977 - February 1978
5 March 1978 - May 1978
6 May 1978 - June 1978
7 June 1978 - August 1978
8 August 1978 - January 1979
9 January 1979 - May 1979
10 June 1979 - March 1980
11 April 1980 - May 1980
12 June 1980 - December 1980
13 January 1981 - December 1981
14 January 1982 - October 1982
15 October 1982 - July 1983
16 July 1983 - December 1984
17 January 1985 - April 1986
18 April 1986 - April 1987
19 April 1987 - November 1987
20 April 1987 - March 1988
21 March 1988 - June 1991

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