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Ackerman, William Coit (UCLA 1924). Student and alumnus memorabilia and photographs. 1920-1985.
University Archives Record Series 676  
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  • Title: Ackerman, William Coit (UCLA 1924). Student and alumnus memorabilia and photographs.
    Identifier/Call Number: University Archives Record Series 676
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2.0 linear ft. (5 boxes)
    Date: 1920-1985
    Abstract: Record Series 676 contains student and alumnus memorabilia of William Coit Ackerman (UCLA 1924). Materials include awards, photographs, plaques, and certificates.
    Creator: Ackerman, William Coit (UCLA 1924)

    Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the UCLA University Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from the records must be submitted in writing to the University Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the UCLA University Archives as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Ackerman, William Coit (UCLA 1924). Student and alumnus memorabilia and photographs (University Archives Record Series 676). UCLA Library Special Collections, University Archives.

    Biography

    William (Bill) Coit Ackerman became a student at UCLA in 1919. During his sophomore year he began coaching the UCLA men's tennis team, retaining the position of coach until 1950. Ackerman also served as Associated Students of UCLA (ASUCLA) graduate student manager (until his retirement in 1967), athletic director, and charter member of the UCLA Athletic Hall of Fame. In 1947 he was awarded Alumnus of the Year recognition, and in 1984 he was inducted into the College Tennis Hall of Fame.
    UCLA's Ackerman Student Union is named for William Ackerman.

    Scope and Content

    Record Series 676 contains student and alumnus memorabilia of William Coit Ackerman (UCLA 1924). Materials include awards, photographs, plaques, and certificates.
    This is an inactive record series; no additional University records are expected to be added.