Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Recreational Sports:

An Inventory of Its Records, 1958-2007, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Texas Tech University
Title: Recreational Sports,
Dates: 1958-2007
Abstract: The collection contains the records and publications of the Recreational Sports Department of Texas Tech.
Collection # U 432.1
Quantity: 4 Boxes and 2 oversized folders (4.5 linear feet)
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

The Recreational Sports Department operates the Student Recreation Center and organizes student recreation activities, intramural sports and sports clubs. The Sport Club Program is dedicated to providing and developing leadership opportunities for students interested in sports and enhances the quality of life for students in by encouraging healthy lifestyles.

The Robert H. Ewalt Student Recreation Center opened its doors for the first time in the spring of 1980 and is one of the largest campus recreation facilities in the United States. It offers students, faculty, and staff of Texas Tech University an opportunity to participate in a wide variety of indoor recreational activities.


Scope and Content

This collection contains publications, reports, budgets and surveys relating to the operations of the Student Recreation Center, and materials promoting the various programs and events offered by the center. There are also facility planning materials and blueprints. Additionally, the collection contains 24 photographs.


Organization

The collection is organized into two series: Manuscripts and Oversized. The manuscript materials are arranged alphabetically. The oversized items are separated by blueprints/illustrations and publications consisting of newspapers distributed by the Recreational Sports Department.

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research.


Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.

Related Materials in the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library:

  • U 402.1 Peters, Michael, Recreation Center Blueprints, 1978.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Recreational Sports Records, 1958-2007, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Collection accession #(s):
2001-0214-B and 2011-0006-B

Gifts, 2001 and 2011

Processed by

Molly Lieb, 2017


Collection Inventory

Manuscripts

box folder
1 1 All-Nighter (6 prints),1981-1993
2 All-Nighter (2 prints),1994-2003
3 All-Nighter,2004-2007
4 Annual Reports,1994-1996
5 Annual Reports,1996-1997
6 Annual Reports,1997-1998
7 Annual Reports,1998-1999
8 Annual Reports,1999-2000
9 Annual Reports, 2000-2001
10 Annual Reports,2004-2005
11 Annual Reports,2005-2007
12 Annual Reports: Staff,1995-1996
13 Annual Reports: Staff,1996-1997
14 Annual Reports: Staff (folder 1 of 2),1997-1998
15 Annual Reports: Staff (folder 2 of 2),1997-1998
16 Annual Reports: Staff (folder 1 of 2),1998-1999
17 Annual Reports: Staff (folder 2 of 2),1998-1999
18 Aquatic Center (4 prints),1976-1986
19 Aquatic Center: Mechanical Descriptions,1975
20 Aquatic Center Pool Top Removal,1981
21 Aquatic Center: Rentals,1976-1977
22 Baseball Tournament,1992
23 Bench Press Contest,1988
24 Bookstore Basketball Tournament,1994
25 Budget Request Reports,2001-2004
box folder
2 1 Budget Request Sheets,1995-1998
2 Budget Request Sheets,1999-2000
3 Budget Request Sheets,2001-2004
4 Chili Cook-Off Contest,1991
5 Correspondence with Architects,1977-1978
6 Correspondence with Meyer, Robert,1979-1980
7 Cross Country Turkey Trot,1995-2000
8 Departmental Review,1983-1989
9 Facility Budget Estimates,1976-1978
10 Facility Mechanical Description,1979
11 Facility Moveable Equipment (1 of 2),1979
12 Facility Moveable Equipment (2 of 2),1979
13 Facility Planning Changes,1978
14 Facility Planning Lockup,1976-1977
15 Facility Survey,1975
16 Fall Brochures,1978-1990
17 Fall Brochures,1990-1997
18 Fall Programs,1977-1990
19 Fall Programs,1990-2003
20 Goals and Objectives,1988-1994
21 Goals and Objectives,1994-2000
22 Goals and Objectives,2000-2001
23 Handicapped Students Survey,1976
24 Indoor Recreational Facility Planning (Folder 1 of 2),1969-1976
25 Indoor Recreational Facility Planning (Folder 2 of 2),1976-1978
26 International Olympics,1978-1980
box folder
3 1 Intramural Program for Men Annual Reports,1959-1970
2 Intramurals for Men Handbooks,1958-1973
3 Inventory,1998-2000
4 Inventory,2001-2005
5 Inventory,2006-2007
6 Ironman Triathlon,1993
7 Jogging Track,1977-1980
8 Landscaping Proposal,1989
9 McIntyre Class Project,1976
10 Membership Fees Survey,1986-1987
11 National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association,1977-1984
12 National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association,1985-1996
13 National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association,1997-1998
14 Orlando's Fun Run Series,1987
15 Outdoor Recreation Programs (7 prints),1974-1996
16 Outdoor Recreation Programs,2000-2001
17 Quality Service Training,1996-1997
18 Recreational Committee,1977-1978
19 Recreational Field Proposal,1981
20 Recreational Sports Calendars,1980-1991
21 Recreational Sports Calendars,1994-1999
22 Recreational Sports Calendars,2002-2006
23 Recreational Sports Handbooks,1974-1978
24 Recreational Sports Handbooks,1980-1984
25 Recreational Sports Newsletter (4 prints),1976
26 Recreationl Sports Student Planners,1999-2002
27 Recreation Center Fees,1980-1981
28 Recreation Center Photograph (1 print),undated
29 Recreation Center Policies and Procedures,1980-1998
30 Recreation Center Rates,1976
31 Recreation Center Signage,1981
box folder
4 1 Red Raider Weekend,1992
2 Saturday Morning Live Program,1977-1995
3 Sports Clubs,1975-1977
4 Sports Trivia Bowl,1974-1977
5 Spring Programs,1976-2002
6 Staff Budget,1996-1999
7 Staff Budget,1999-2001
8 Stampede the Longhorns Run,1978-188
9 Strategic Plan,2001-2002
10 Student Service Fee Budget,1996-1999
11 Student Service Fee Budget,1999-2002
12 Student Survey and Results,1994
13 Student Survey and Results,1996-2000
14 Student Survey and Results,2002-2004
15 Student Survey and Results,2006
16 Summer Programs,1988-1997
17 Synthetic Flooring,1979-1985
18 Tennis Court Resurfacing,1977-1978
19 Texas Tech Park Shelters (Folder 1 of 2),1988-1989
20 Texas Tech Park Shelters (Folder 2 of 2),1988-1989
21 Triathlon,1985
22 UIL Basketball,1979
23 University Budget Forms,1996-2000
24 University Budget Forms,2001-2004
25 Whiffle Ball Tournament,1997
26 Women's Athletics,1977-1978



Oversize: Blue Prints and Printed Materials

folder Item
1 1 Indoor Recreational Facility Planning: Campus Park Shelters (1 copy), 1969-1978
2 Indoor Recreational Facility Planning: Topographical Maps of TTU (3 copies), 1969-1978
3 Tennis Court Resurfacing (2 copies),1977-1978
4 Aquatics Center (1 copy), 1976-1986
5 Texas Tech Park Shelters (4 copies), 1988-1989
folder Item
2 1 Newspaper: "Health Fitness," 1995
2 Newspaper: "Recreational Sports," 1981-1994
3 Newspaper: "Student Affairs," 1995-1997
4 Newspaper: "Student Services Guide," 1999-2004
5 Newspaper: "Texas Tech Today," 1988-1991