Cornhusker State Games (Neb.) [RG0765.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG0765.AM:  Cornhusker State Games (Neb.)

Publicity Material:  1985-1991
Nebraska's Annual Amateur Sports Festival
Size:  0.25 cu. ft.

BACKGROUND NOTE

The Cornhusker State Games, Nebraska's Amateur Sports Festival, were organized in 1985.  The first Games attracted more than 4000 athletes who competed in 19 sports.  By 1988, the Cornhusker State Games included nearly 15,000 competitors in 28 sport categories.  The Nebraska Sports Council sanctions, organizes, and operates the Games to promote amateur sports in the state.  The Games are held annually in July.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

This collection consists of manuscript material designated as one series:  1) Publicity Materials, 1985-1991.  Included are posters, entry handbooks, and souvenir programs for the Cornhusker State Games.

Acc.1989.0143;  1992.0048;  1992.0444

DESCRIPTION

Series 1 - Publicity Materials, 1985-1991

Box 1

Publicity Materials:  Posters, entry handbooks, souvenir programs, 1985-1991

 

Subject headings:

Athletes
Athletics -- Nebraska
Cornhusker State Games
Sports

 

AIP/ksa                    January, 1990
PJE/pje                    February, 1992
kfk/dco                    1-15-04

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