Texas Archival Resources Online

TABLE OF CONTENTS


Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Content

Organization

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Charts

Correspondence

Directory

Financial Materials

Newspapers

Periodicals

Periodicals

Photographs

Printed Materials

Printed Materials

Sound Recordings

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Bo Carter:

An Inventory of His papers, 1976-2007 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Carter, Bo
Title: Bo Carter Papers,
Dates: 1976-2007 and undated
Abstract: The collection consists of charts, correspondence, directory, financial material, newspapers, periodicals, photographs, and printed material.
Collection # S 1791.1
Quantity: 3 boxes (3 linear feet)
Language English
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Bo Carter was the Media Relations Director for the Big 12 Conference until his retirement in 2006. He also worked for the Southwest Conference before its demise in 1997-98, totaling 20 years of total service in both conferences. In 2005, Carter was elected to the College Sports Information Directors of America Hall of Fame.

Return to the Table of Contents


Scope and Content

The papers of Bo Carter consists of charts, correspondence, directory, financial material, newspapers, periodicals, photographs, and printed material related to his career in the Southwest Conference and the Big 12. These include media guides, meeting agendas, NCAA stats and standings and rosters, and similar material.

Return to the Table of Contents


 

Organization

The collection is arranged alphabetically by series, then by folder title.

Return to the Table of Contents


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research

Return to the Table of Contents


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)
Carter, Bo
Subjects (Organizations)
Big 12 Conference
National Collegiate Athletic Association
Southwest Conference (U.S.)
Subjects
Baseball
Basketball
College sports--History
Football

Return to the Table of Contents


Related Material

Big 12 Conference Records, 1995-

Bo Carter oral history [sound recording], 1997

Harold Lahar oral history [sound recording], 1997

Media Guides of the Big 12 Conference

NCAA Collection Records, 1939-1997

Peggy Maxwell oral history [sound recording], 1997

Pete Cawthon, Jr. oral history [sound recording], undated

Southwest Athletic Conference Records, 1916-1996 and undated

Southwest Conference oral history [sound recording], 1956

Southwest Conference Photograph Collection, SWCPC 598

Return to the Table of Contents


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Bo Carter Papers, 1976-2007 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Collection accession #(s):
2000-0233-A, 2006-0055-B, 2010-0096-B

Gifts, 2000-2010

Processed by

Andrew Lloyd, 2013

Return to the Table of Contents


Collection Inventory

 

Charts

box folder
1 1 NCAA Baseball Scorebook, 2006

Return to the Table of Contents




 

Correspondence

box folder
1 2 Emails/Letters, 1997-2006

Return to the Table of Contents




 

Directory

box folder
1 3 Baseball Writers, 2006
4 Football Writers Association of America, 1990-1991
5 NCBWA Members, 2003-2006

Return to the Table of Contents




 

Financial Materials

box folder
1 6 Receipts, 2002-2007

Return to the Table of Contents




 

Newspapers

box folder
1 7 Articles, 1983-2005
8 USA Baseball, 2000-2001

Return to the Table of Contents




 

Periodicals

box folder
1 9 Big 12 and Pac 10 Football Preview Media Guides, 1997-2006
10 Big 12 and Southwest Conference Record Books, 1986-2007
11 Big 12 Baseball Media Guides, 1989-2004
12 Big 12 Basketball Media Guides, 1990-1998
13 Big 12 Football Media Guides, 1992-2004
14 Big 12 Women’s Basketball Media Guides, 1994-2004
15 Memorabilia Magazines and Pamphlets, 1994-2006
16 Missouri Valley Conference Baseball Media Guide, 2005

Return to the Table of Contents




 

Periodicals

box folder
2 1 Mississippi State Media Guides, 1976-2001
2 National Collegiate Baseball Writers Newsletter, 1999-2006
3 NCAA Basketball Championship Media Guides, 1996-2001
4 Southwest Conference Calendar, 1992-1993
5 Sports Articles, 1994-2006
6 Texas Rangers Media Guides and Pamphlet, 1993-2000
7 Texas Tech Football Media Guide, 1996

Return to the Table of Contents




 

Photographs

box folder
2 8 Brooks Wallace Banquet, 2005
9 Murphy Portfolio, undated
10 Unknown, undated

Return to the Table of Contents




 

Printed Materials

box folder
2 11 Award Nominations, 2002-2005
12 Baseball America, 1997
13 Baseball Polls, 2001-2004
14 Big 12 Baseball Statistics, 1997-2006
15 Big 12 Competitive Success Summary, 1996-2005
16 Big 12 Conference Baseball Schedule, 1993-2000
17 Big 12 Conference Distinguished Alumni, undated
18 Big 12 Conference Itineraries and Supplement Notes, 2006
19 Big 12 Media Relations, 2005
20 Big 12 Meeting Agendas, 2002-2006
21 Big 12 Soccer, 2003-2005
22 Broadcasting Fees, 2003-2005
23 Business Cards, undated
24 College Sports Information Directors of America, 1980-1989
25 College Sports Southeast, 1999-2001
26 Cotton Bowl, 1995-1997
27 Dick Howser Trophy, 1998-1999
28 Disney Pigskin Classic III, 1992
29 East Carolina University Baseball, 2006
30 Football Administrative Handbook, 2006
31 Johnny Bench Award, 2000
32 Media Directory, undated
33 National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association, 1997-2006

Return to the Table of Contents




 

Printed Materials

box folder
3 1 NCAA Baseball, 2000-2006
2 NCAA Baseball Guides, 2002-2004
3 NCAA Baseball Records, 2005
4 NCAA Baseball Rosters, 2005-2006
5 NCAA Baseball Standings/Rankings, 1996-2005
6 NCAA Basketball, 2003-2006
7 NCAA Conferences, 2005-2006
8 NCAA Cross Country, 2004
9 NCAA Golf, 2004-2006
10 NCAA Gymnastics, 2004-2005
11 NCAA Softball, 2005
12 NCAA Swimming and Diving, 2004-2006
13 NCAA Team Statistics, 1995-2005
14 NCAA Tennis, 2005
15 NCAA Tournament Brackets, 2003-2006
16 NCAA Track and Field, 2005-2006
17 NCAA Wrestling, 2004-2005
18 Proposed Big 12 Reorganization, undated
19 The Smith Award, 1996
20 Sports Publishing, LLC, undated
21 Texas Tech Football Records, 2005
22 University of Oklahoma Baseball, 2006
23 University of Oklahoma Baseball Rosters, 2005-2006
24 Wilbur Snypp Award, 1995-1997

Return to the Table of Contents




 

Sound Recordings

box folder
3 25 Radio Show and Commercials, undated

Return to the Table of Contents