Guide to the Jake Gimbel Athletic Attitude Prize Records SCM0155

Finding aid prepared by Daniel Hartwig
Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, California, 94305
Repository email: speccollref@stanford.edu
November 2010

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Title: Jake Gimbel athletic attitude prize records
Identifier/Call Number: SCM0155
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 2.0 folder(s)
Date (inclusive): 1930-1970
Summary: Records consist of correspondence with winners (mostly outgoing letters), 1930-1960; correspondence between Jake Gimbel and university officials, 1930-42, and a copy of his will; other related correspondence; and list of winners, 1970.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Administrative transfer.

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Cite As

Jake Gimbel Athletic Attitude Prize Records (SCM0155). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Jacob (Jake) Gimbel endowed an annual prize and medal to honor the senior athlete at Stanford University who had shown the best mental attitude toward athletics.

Description of the Collection

Records consist of correspondence with winners (mostly outgoing letters), 1930-1960; correspondence between Jake Gimbel and university officials, 1930-42, and a copy of his will; other related correspondence; and list of winners, 1970.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Albert, Frankie.
Albert, Frankie.
Gimbel, Jacob, 1876-1943.
Gimbel, Jacob,, 1876-1943.
Hammett, Raymond M.
Hammett, Raymond M.
Stanford University--Athletics.
Stanford University. -- General subdivision--Sports.;
Sterling, J. E. Wallace, ((John Ewart Wallace),), 1906-1985.
Sterling, J. E. Wallace, (John Ewart Wallace), 1906-1985
Storey, Thomas A.,, 1875-1943.
Storey, Thomas Andrew, 1875-1943.
Wilbur, Ray L., ((Ray Lyman),), 1875-1949.
Wilbur, Ray L., (Ray Lyman), 1875-1949

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