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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the C. J. Alderson Papers, 1940-1969



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Alderson, C.J. (Curtis Jackson)
Title: C. J. Alderson Papers
Dates: 1940-1969
Abstract: Correspondence, printed matter, and subject files kept by C.J. "Shorty" Alderson, a professor and member of the University of Texas athletic department.
Accession No.: 93-308
Extent: 6 feet
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Curtis Jackson "Shorty" Alderson (1924-1959) earned his B.A., M.A., Ed.D. and L.L.B. degrees from the University of Texas at Austin, where he lettered in tennis and cross country. He went on to coach football, track, and basketball at UT, as well as being Professor of Physical and Health Education. He was also instrumental in the founding of swimming as an intercollegiate sport in the Southwest Conference and was inducted into the Longhorn Hall of Honor in 1967.

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Scope and Contents

Correspondence, printed matter, and subject files kept by C.J. "Shorty" Alderson during his career at the University of Texas.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

Use Restrictions

This collection is stored remotely. Advance notice required for retrieval. Contact repository for retrieval.

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Index Terms

Subjects
Alderson, C. J.
University of Texas at Austin--Athletics.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

C. J. Alderson Papers, 1940-1969, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory:

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2/M389 Swimming pool, sanitation: Texas laws, 1940s-1950s
Tests: Health and hygiene, undated
Speeches, 1940-1950
Research: AAHPER, 1966
TEA - P. Ed.: Kennedy speed exercises
Tests: Sports, P. Ed. 311
Tests: Personality - teaching, class, etc.
Stunts: Class cards
Water: Games and pageants
Speedball
Speeches: Fitness and sports
Shorty Alderson
Weightlifting
Speeches, 1957-1960, 1964-1965
University of Texas
Philospohy
Work simplification folder
Red Cross water safety
Swimming course
Southwest Athletic Conference, 1969
box
2/M390 Track, relays, notes, bulletins, Red Raider, NAIA, tests, construction, Texas Relays, 1964: a critique, Corpus Christi, Littlefield's book, honorees for 1966
Physical education, general
Speeches, 1965-1968
Management 390, assignment sheet
Notes to graduate students
Names for the personnel research
Tests, knowledge on physical education
Dr. Ed., 1969
Printed material, postcards, clippings
Psychology
Physiology (exercise)
Pyramids
Class papers
Seminar for State Hospital key personnel, 1957
Speeches, 1960-1961
Staff relationship
Water safety
Speeches, 1954-1957
Trampoline
Volleyball
box
2/M391 Small craft - Coast Guard, rules for safety, canoeing and rowing
Art
Singing
Red Cross materials
Social Foundation
Research, UT
Alcohol, tobacco, and other dopes
Nutrition
Methods, P. Ed.
Heart materials
Games
Officiating
Old age
Health materials and test
Interscholastic League
Intramurals
Personal growth materials
Parliamentary procedures
Olympics
Aquatics
Athletics, interscholastic
Pep squads
box
2/M392 Teacher, supply and demand
Tennis
Tests, P. Ed., skills, Brace motor, terminology, achievement
Tumbling
Administration, P. Ed.
Research, AAHPER
Speeches
Speeches, safety and history
Red Cross water safety
Wildlife
Wrestling
YMCA
Water safety
Water safety records, 1957 - 1968
Research, education, techniques
Research, TAHPER
Research, S.D.
box
2/M393 Grading systems
White House conference
Thesis, writing
Speeches, 1962-1964
Recreation administration
Water safety, swimming
Swimming
Swimming pool, diving boards, stands
Swimming methods
Sunburns
Teacher education
Table tennis
Swimming pool construction
NCATE
Touch football
Swimming meets
Track, girls
Swimming, new
Swimming, handicapped
box
2/M394 Colorado Dance Conference, 1965
Fitness materials
Fitness
Diving
Combatives
Isometrics
Calisthenics
Law
Elementary P.Ed.
Handball
Gymnastics
Baseball
Sociology
Snakes, Texas
Soccer
Smash
Riding
Sex education
Boy Scouts
Bowling
Games, school and recreation
Basketball
Apparatus
Camping
Fitness, mentally impaired

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