Guide to the Washington State University Speech Department Debate Team Photographs 1928-1957
PC 61

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Creator
Washington State University. Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences.
Title
Washington State University Speech Department Debate Team Photographs
ID
PC 61
Date [inclusive]
1928-1957
Extent
1.0 box
General Physical Description note
.5 Linear feet of shelf space Approximately 340 items
Language
English
Abstract
The collection consists primarily of Washington State University Debate Team photos from 1928-1957.

Preferred Citation note

[Item description] Washington State University Speech Department Debate Team Photographs, 1928-1957 (PC 61)

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries, Pullman, WA.

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Biographical/Historical note

Interest in debate began fairly early in the history of Washington State University. The first intercollegiate debates were held in 1899; Whitman College and the University of Washington were the opposing teams. In the following years other contestants usually included the University of Idaho and Oregon State.

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Scope and Contents note

The collection consists primarily of Washington State University Debate Team photos, arranged chronologically by school year, from 1928-1957. Score sheets denoting team wins and losses are also enclosed. There is one folder containing two newspaper clippings.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries © 2016

http://www.libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

The WSU Debate Team Photos were transferred to the Washington State University Libraries in November 1986 (UA 86-37) by the Speech Department.

Processing Information note

This collection was processed in December 1986 and January 1987 by Carol Lichtenberg.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Washington State University. -- Students -- Photographs.
  • Washington State University. Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences. -- History.

Subject(s)

  • Colleges and Universities
  • Student Life
  • Washington (State)

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Collection Inventory

Box Folder

1928-1929   14.0 items

1 1

1929-1930   16.0 items

1 2

1930-1931   15.0 items

1 3

1931-1932   5.0 items

1 4

1932-1933   18.0 items

1 5

1933-1934   6.0 items

1 6

1934-1935   12.0 items

1 7

1935-1936   18.0 items

1 8

1936-1937   12.0 items

1 9

1937-1938   12.0 items

1 10

1938-1939   9.0 items

1 11

1939-1940   10.0 items

1 12

1940-1941   10.0 items

1 13

1941-1942   7.0 items

1 14

1942-1943   10.0 items

1 15

1943-1944   9.0 items

1 16

1944-1945   10.0 items

1 17

1945-1946   10.0 items

1 18

1946-1947   16.0 items

1 19

1947-1948   8.0 items

1 20

1948-1949   17.0 items

1 21

1949-1950   16.0 items

1 22

1950-1951   12.0 items

1 23

1951-1952   10.0 items

1 24

1952-1953   11.0 items

1 25

1953-1954   10.0 items

1 26

1954-1955   12.0 items

1 27

1955-1956   8.0 items

1 28

1956-1957   7.0 items

1 29

1957-1958   9.0 items

1 30

Newspaper clippings relative to W.H. Veatch and Dr. C.A. Jones   2.0 items

1 31