George B. Webster papers
Scope and Content
The folder contains 8 letters; 3 from Amos Alonzo Stagg, 3 from Henry L. (Doc) Williams, and 1 certifying Webster's amateur status. The Stagg letters, written in 1902, invite Webster to join the Chicago football squad and discuss the eligibility of a former Minnesota player. William's letters are invitations to football practice for the seasons of 1900 and 1903, describing the quarters, program and expectations for the season. There are two volumes of scrapbooks (1899-1903), containing athletic pictures and clippings, predominantly of football.
- Webster, George B. (George Burbank). (Person)
Language of Materials
Collection materials in English
Use of Materials
Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only.
Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code). Requests to publish should be arranged with the University of Minnesota Archives.
Biographical Sketch of George B. Webster (1879-1945)
George B. Webster was born in 1879. He played football for the University of Minnesota during the 1900 and 1903 seasons. He died on January 11, 1945.
1 box (0.33 cubic feet)
The collection consists of material relating to the football career of George B. Webster at the University of Minnesota.
- Football -- Minnesota -- History. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Webster, George B. (George Burbank).
- George B. Webster Papers, 1899-1903
- Archives staff
- June 2006
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English
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