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Sports for women.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Irmel Fagan Collection of Women's Athletics at Colorado State University

 Collection
Identifier: UIWF
Abstract

Irmel Louise Fagan (1913-2010) served at Colorado State University as Director of the Physical Education Department for Women. She began as an instructor at Colorado State University in 1957, becoming the director of the physical education program following the retirement of Elizabeth Forbes in 1959. Material types in this collection include papers, bound volumes, one manuscript, musical scores, audiovisual material, and ephemera relating to women's athletics.

Dates: 1923-1986; Majority of material found within 1961-1979

Records of the Department of Women's Physical Education

 Collection
Identifier: UWPE
Abstract The Records of the Department of Women's Physical Education documents the development of women's athletics and physical training at Colorado State University. Records include programs, photographs, and scrapbooks of social gatherings such as the May Fete and dance performances, courses offered by the department in various sports such as swimming and gymnastics, and intra and extramural activities such as tennis, The Swan Club, and basketball. Scrapbooks, handbooks, financial statements and...
Dates: 1920-1988; Majority of material found within 1930-1970

Records of the Women's Athletic Association

 Collection
Identifier: UWAA
Abstract

The Women's Athletic Association (WAA) was established at Colorado Agricultural College (now Colorado State University) in 1922 to offer female students the opportunity for athletic competition. In 1962, the Women's Recreation Association (WRA) replaced the WAA. The collection includes scrapbooks, photographs, and association records.

Dates: 1900-1964; Majority of material found within 1922-1959

Women's Recreation Association Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: UWRA
Abstract

The Women's Recreation Association (WRA) oversaw intramural sports for women as well as the expansion of women's intercollegiate athletics at Colorado State University. The collection contains scrapbooks documenting the activities of the WRA.

Dates: 1962-1970