Newspaper articles about Widener Alumni who went on to play for professional sports teams.
Billy "White Shoes" Johnson 1974 - 1980, football;
Pro Football players - Joe Fields, Ron Hodge, Walker Carter, Chip Zawoiski, Larry McGuire, Eric Alston, Gibson Ivery, Mike Piersol;
Pro Baseball players - Ken O'Brien, Joe Mullen;
Pro Basketball players - Dennis James; Sports Stars - John Warrington, Richie Roberts, Jack Long
1960 Cadet Football small program
Widener Lacrosse Varsity Men's Lacrosse 1985 schedule (3 copies)
Varsity Letters awarded to Leo Orlowsky, class of 1959
Hand-painted Widener banner celebrating 500th all-time football victory
Widener University 1985 football team plaque (2)
Barber Shop Room 309A plaque
PMC, PMC Varsity, and number patches
Widener University 175 Years banner
White Athletic Sweater
Painted banner donated by Kipp family
Athletic sweater and 1 varsity patch on display near elevator.
Football Expected to Win VHS
PMC Band Video Fall 1967 Eagles Game VHS
Last Game at Memorial Stadium Leb. Valley College vs. Widener 11/13/1994 VHS
Dedication of Leslie Quick Stadium 10/19/1994 VHS
Susquehanna vs. Widener VHS
Widener University Blue Rocks Nite VHS
Widener Football, Widener Pride VHS
Macharia Yuot, - NCAA Performance Awards on ESPN 2 VHS
Widener v. Lebanon Valley VHS
Armory Basketball Dave Womack 03/31/1992 VHS
Widener Football Highlights 2001 VHS
1977 Amos Alonzo Stagg Bowl Widener vs. Wabash Phenix City, Alabama (2 copies) DVD
1981 Amos Alonzo Stagg Bowl Widener vs. Daton Phenix City, Alabama (2 copies) DVD
Football Widener vs. Moravian 1999 DVD
Basketball - Malcolm Thomas – Highlights and Game video – 2006/2007 Season DVD
Widener Volleyball vs. Baptist Bible 10/26/2006 DVD
Widener Volleyball vs. St. John Fisher 09/08/2006; vs. NYU 09/08/2006; vs. Stockton 09/08/2006 DVD
Men’s Basketball Highlights 2007 DVD
Women’s Basketball Highlights 2008-2009 DVD
Baseball Team 1910 (2)
Undated PMC Baseball Team
Baseball Team from 1911, Donated by Kenneth Foulks. (Sometimes spelled Base Ball during this time period.)
Baseball Team from 1906. Donated by Eric Hancock.
Football Team Circa 1898; 1900; 1906 (3); 1909; 1957;undated (2); undated picture of team with PMA Sweaters.
Gymnastics Team 1907 and one undated.
Basketball Individual Photo Bobby Martz 1948
Posters entitled "Cadet Life Pennsylvania Military College which plays the University of Delaware Saturday Night Convention Hall November 10th" includes pictures of polo, football, baseball, gymnastics, drum and bugle corps, pushball (sometimes spelled push ball), horse pulling a skier, and graduation.
Photocopies of newspaper articles about Polo Team competition in 1939 - 1940 donated by James Spurrier.
Photograph of Charley Van Sant, basketball player from Prospect Park, PA.
Photograph of Dr. Moll and military officers with dog next to flagpole in front of Old Main, donated by Alumni Office, dated 1961.
Large PMC Colleges Seal.
Photographs of the following sports:
Pennsylvania Military College Basketball
Widener Basketball - picture of Lou Stephens, all time leading scorer 1984 - 1988
Pennsylvania Military College Baseball
Widener Football 1978 & 1979, including Bill Manlove with keys and car at Luke Motors
1969 - 1970 picture of Coach Bill Manlove with Dr. Moll
PMC Colleges Football - undated circa 1971
Widener Football - undated
Widener Football Championship team 1977
Pennsylvania Military College Football, including photograph of cadets at Boardwalk Bowl in Atlantic City - undated
Pennsylvania Military College Soccer
Pennsylvania Military College Track and Field
Widener Track and Field (1977), includes Debbie Smuda doing the long jump
1965 - 1968, 1977 newspaper articles about Pennsylvania Military College and PMC College (general) sports;
Track - photos, articles, 1967 - 1968, press release, 1960 and 1963 prospects, 1984 Widener University program;
Baseball - 1985 Widener University program, photos, Pennsylvania Military Academy 1891, PMC Colleges, Widener College, 1958 - 1959 prospects;
Basketball - photos of Pennsylvania Military College teams, 1953, 1956, 1983 - 1984, 1984 - 1985 program books;
Page from newspaper expressing thanks from Philadelphia Eagles to Widener College for summer training camp 1973.
Youth Football Day Camp, June 28 - July 1, 1999 and July 17 - 20, 2000. Widener University Pioneers.
Undated Football team picture; 1962 Pennsylvania Military College Football Season Ticket; 1964 - 1965 Penn Morton Colleges Calendar of events; "Seasons Greetings" from 1978, 1979 and undated Widener College Football teams; Brochures - 1976 - 1977 Widener College Basketball, 1977 - 1978 Basketball, 1978 Football Camp, 1978 - 1979 Basketball, 1979 - 1980 Women's Basketball, Wrestling, Men's Swimming, Women's Swimming; Photograph of Women's Soccer Team; 1981 - 1982 Basketball, 1985 Widener University Soccer, Field Hockey, Volleyball, Cross Country; 1973, 1975 Eagles Training Camp (brochure does not mention Widener); Annual Awards Dinner Programs - 1939, 1954, 1984; Football, 1957, 1958, 1959 Football, 1960, 1961, 1966, 1967 Varsity Athletics, 1968 Varsity Athletics, 1969, 1977 - 1978 Basketball, 1978 Football, 1979 George A. Hansell, Jr. Tribute Dinner, 1981 Football, 1982 Football, 1983 Football, 1984 Football, 1985 Football and Men's Basketball; Press Releases - 1983 Widener University Football Season, Pennsylvania Military College Spring 1963, Widener College May 1979, Widener University April 1984; "A History of Football at PMC Colleges"; 1968 Handbook of Practices and Policies; 1979 STAGG Bowl memos and description of Amos Alonzo Stagg. 1927 Pennsylvania Military College Athletic Association special membership agreement; Report of Athletic Department 1967; Athletic Philosophy of Pennsylvania Military College. Festive Banquet Program, 1970; Additional Widener Sports Brochures 1970 - .
Memorial Service for George Hansell. Obituary for George Hansell.
Athletic Ticket for PMC Colleges, 1971-72.
2003 clipping about Macharia Yuot from Sudan who came to Widener and became a cross country running star.
Newspaper articles about Fall 1976 Football team and loss to Dickinson College that altered the season. CD of articles.
History of the PMA vs. Princeton controversy - PMA played Princeton in 1887 and legand has it that it was at this time that PMA originated the practice of calling players by number instead of by name. While it was established that there was a game between PMA and Princeton, there remains no historical evidence to show PMA originated the calling by numbers and that controversy has never been fully resolved.
Football Awards - 1969 Centennial Award, 1981 John Wannamaker Award, 1981 Resolution for outstanding performance, 1981 NCAA Division III Championship, 1982 Certificate of membership for the National Football Foundation Hall of Fame;
The [Philadelphia] Press November 10, 1918 - featuring cartoon of 1918 Pennsylvania Military College Football team;
1934 Football Press Release;
Memos - Football trip to West Point, from other college football coaches;
Photographs - 1901 Football team and action shots, 1965 Football, 1972 Cheerleaders, various athletics including Tennis, Lacrosse, Baseball, Basketball (many undated); Invitation to 1935 Armistice Weekend Football game;
Correspondences - 1938 to William H. Nicholls, Jr. (Polo coach) about first annual Athletic Banquet, 1915 to Colonel C. E. Hyatt from John Henderson;
rough copy of pages for NCAA Program (undated).
1958 Annual Athletic Banquet programs.
List of Widener Football Captains and Letter winners; photograph of Boardwalk Bowl.
Photograph of President MacMorland at his desk holding a football.
Women's basketball newspaper articles.