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  • UF Field sports
  • UF Pastimes
  • UF Recreations

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53 Archival description results for Sports

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[GEMS Baseball Team]

Item consists of a black and white photograph of a boys' baseball team. The boys wear uniforms with GEMS on the front. They are sitting and standing on a grassy field. Five boys stand in the back, six sit cross-legged in front of them, and one boy is laying in front of all of them. There is a boy visible in the background, leaning on his bat.

Jane O'Hara fonds

  • F 676
  • Fonds
  • 1997

Jane O'Hara (b. July 24, 1951) is a former professional tennis player and instructor in the School of Journalism at Ryerson University. O'Hara was born in Toronto and began playing tennis as a child, winning a number of regional and national competitions at the youth level. At the height of her career, she competed at Wimbledon (1968-1971), the US Open (1968-1974), the European Women's Championship (1972), and the Fed Cup (1969-1971, 1973-1975). She was inducted into the Canadian Tennis Hall of Fame in 2002. For her work as a journalist, O'Hara has been awarded the Sun Media Dunlop Award, two National Magazine Awards, and the Sports Media Canada Achievement Award. O'Hara has published three books, including Mark My Words: Memoirs of A Very Political Reporter, which she co-authored with journalist Marjorie Nichols.

Fonds consists of articles authored by O'Hara.

O'Hara, Jane

[Jerry Sachs and Al Corbett in Sports Uniform]

Item consists of 15 black and white photographs. The photographs are of two young men engaging in different sports. According to the handwritten captions on the back of the photographs, two of these men are Jerry Sachs and Al Corbett. The photographs show the men posing in different athletic uniforms. Boxing, baseball and basketball are some of the sports the men are engaging in.

[Two Teenage Boxers]

Item consists of a black and white photograph of two teenage boys in boxing apparel. The boy on the left is wearing shorts, a tank top and shoes. His head is shaved and his arms are crossed. The boy on the right is wearing shorts, boxing gloves and shoes. They both have a wide stance and are looking at the camera.

Kodak Canada In Focus - Sport Special

Item is a group snapshot of Kodak employees wearing Kodak sweatshirts lined up under a banner that reads "The Todd Brooker Spirit Cup Challenge". A description enclosed with the print reads the date and issue, followed by "Kodak Sales and Market Dept. Sport Special Kodak Sweat Shirt's". It was featured in Vol. 1 No. 3 on pg. 8 of Kodak In Focus.

Kodak Canada Inc.

Curling team with trophy

Item consists of a cream coloured card mount with black and white print of a four man curling team posed on the ice with brooms, rocks and trophy. At bottom edge of print, handwritten in pencil, "TRIPPS". On verso, math problems handwritten in pencil across bottom; at top left, "9.50".

Y.M.C.A. Physical Culture Class

Item consists of a photograph of a group of young men in white t-shirts and shorts, with one man wearing a dark sweater in the centre. They all have their arms folded across their chests. At the bottom, a wooden sign is laid out with the words "W.M.C.A. PHYSICAL CULTURE CLASS". Photograph is mounted on brown card with the text embossed at the lower right, "Johnston/ WICK AND THURSO".

Alexander and James Johnston

They played ball and ate chicken

Item consists of a photograph mounted on grey card of a baseball team arranged in four rows, the first three sitting or kneeling. Handwritten (on the negative), "THEY PLAYED BALL (?) AND ATE CHICKEN/ AUG. 27TH 1908". At bottom left, also written on the negative, "PHOTO BY CHURCHILL".


Promotional shots of sporting activities

File contains promotional images of sporting activities. An enclosed caption reads: "Shooting from your subjects' level and using the sky as a background are both good ideas, whether you're at a football game or a beach." Acitivities include football, cheerleading, flying kites, sailing, rowing, skating, motorcycling, fishing, biking, skiing, baseball, archery, tennis, wrestling, and running. Also included is a panorama of the coast of New York City near the Statue of Liberty.

Kodak Canada Inc.

Promotional sports photos

File contains transparencies featuring promotional images of sports such as sailing, skiing, tennis, horseback riding, cycling, ribbon twirling, running, weightlifting, swimming, archery, basketball and a variety of other Olympic related sports.

Kodak Canada Inc.

General athletics and recreation photographs

File contains a variety of images including: a judo or karate class; football parade; copy negatives of team photos made from other photographs in the Archives collection ; 45 photographs of Athletics Night held January 7, 1964; and scans of photographs from the 1953 and 1968 yearbooks.

Kodak people lawn bowling 1926-1937

File contains a panorama of lawn bowlers posed outside of a Canadian Kodak Co. building, a panorama of anonymous Kodak employees, an image of men lawn bowling with the inscription "Testing Dept Lawn Bowling Party" inscribed on the verso, an image of Ed Herbert and Fred Rowe lawn bowling, and other aerial views of men lawn bowling.

Kodak Canada Inc.

Kodak lawn bowling and professional figure skater

File contains two photographs. One features an image of a group of men lawn bowling with a sign in front that reads "38th Annual Kodak Rink Lawn Bowling Tournament for the Cornell Trophy". The other features an image of a male figure skater wearing a sweater with an image of Kodak Kolorkins on it, also seen in 2005.

Kodak Canada Inc.

Kodak promotional images of bullfighting, fishing, football and nature

File contains promotional images of various sporting and nature activities, including fishing, bull fighting, a deer in a sunset, baby birds in a nest, a white dove, a dog looking through a hole in a fence, a deer and fawn, and football. Most images are of bull fighting. One caption included with a bull fighting image reads: "When a camera incorporates a motor drive as the new Kodak's 300MD does, it only seems right to explore the potential in a series of pictures."

Kodak Canada Inc.

Golf Tournament miscellanea

The "Arts" Division annual golf tourney was initiated in 1981 and developed into an University-wide tournament in 1988. The materials consist of notices, photographs, a sampling of score cards, statistics (player scores, prize categories), sampling of a tournament contract and a trophy - given to the archives by former Dean of Arts, Terry Grier.

Ryerson Darts Club

  • RG 381
  • Fonds
  • 1980-1987

The trophies and the plaque were awarded at darts tournaments. One trophy is for the Ryerson Alumni dart championship.

Ryerson Darts Club

Portrait of boy holding paddle, beach setting

Item is a cream cabinet card with red letterpress at bottom, "G.A. OLDHAM, COLCHESTER." On verso, graphic design with text, "G.A. OLDHAM/ PHOTOGRAPHER/ AND/ MINIATURE PAINTER/ 11 QUEEN ST./ COLCHESTER/ NEGATIVES KEPT./ COPIES MAY BE HAD BY/ SENDING TO ABOVE ADDRESS./ Marion Imp. Paris, London - Déposé - Copyright." Photograph shows a boy holding a paddle, standing in front of a painted lake or seaside backdrop with a small boat on the shore. Boy is same as pictured in 2005.001.107.

G.A. Oldham Photographer and Miniature Painter

Portrait of men in winter scene

Item is a cream carte de visite with photograph of two men, facing each other as if in conversation, but the right one looks at the camera. A painted winter backdrop with skaters on a rink is behind them. The men wear ice skates. On verso, in black letterpress "MILNE,/ Photographers,/ HAMILTON, ONT." At top, in pencil, "1.00".

Milne Studios Limited

Mattamy Athletic Centre at Maple Leaf Gardens

  • RG 326
  • Fonds
  • 1930 - 2012

The fonds consists of records and objects related to Maple Leaf Gardens and to Ryerson Mattamy Athletic Centre located within the former Maple Leaf Gardens building.