• Creator
  • Springfield College
  • Created Date
  • 1927-06
  • Publisher
  • Springfield College
  • Description
  • This is a poster for the Summer Schools of Physical Education, Athletic Coaching and Religious Education offered at the International YMCA College, now Springfield College, from June 27 to July-30, 1927. The poster includes information about the School of Coaching which offered courses in football, track, boxing, wrestling, baseball Soccer, and Gymnastics. There can be seen four photographs as part of the poster. The photograph in the middle c... more
    This is a poster for the Summer Schools of Physical Education, Athletic Coaching and Religious Education offered at the International YMCA College, now Springfield College, from June 27 to July-30, 1927. The poster includes information about the School of Coaching which offered courses in football, track, boxing, wrestling, baseball Soccer, and Gymnastics. There can be seen four photographs as part of the poster. The photograph in the middle center of the poster depicts coach “Tuss” McLaughry of Brown University, who was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1962. Of all coaches inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame, McLaughry is the only one with a winning percentage under .500. The photograph on the middle left side depicts the participants of the Summer School of 1926 in the College. The photo in the right middle side depicts the Judd Gymnasium building and the bottom photograph depicts Lake Massasoit located next to the College. Finally the poster also gives information about the credits, certificate, tuition, and admission requirements of the courses. less
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  • Rights
  • Text and images are owned, held, or licensed by Springfield College and are available for personal, non-commercial, and educational use, provided that ownership is properly cited. A credit line is required and should read: Courtesy of Springfield College, Babson Library, Archives and Special Collections. Any commercial use without written permission from Springfield College is strictly prohibited. Other individuals or entities other than, and in addition to, Springfield College may also own copyrights and other propriety rights. The publishing, exhibiting, or broadcasting party assumes all responsibility for clearing reproduction rights and for any infringement of United States copyright law. Contact host institution for more information.