Jane Caryl Mertesdorf, Women's Intercollegiate Softball Collection, 1972-1982 

Collection Overview

Title: Jane Caryl Mertesdorf, Women's Intercollegiate Softball Collection, 1972-1982 

Record Series: 13/06/02/06

Creator: Jane C. Mertesdorf

Date: 1972-1982

Extent: 0.209 linear feet, 1 box

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.

Language: This material is entirely in English.

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Preferred Citation: [Identification of item] in the Jane Caryl Mertesdorf, Women's Intercollegiate Softball Collection, 1972-1982, Archives Record Series 13/06/27, [folder number], University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa

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Historical Note

Jane Caryl Mertesdorf joined the faculty of the Department of Physical Education for Women at the University of Northern Iowa in 1967.  She taught physical education in that department and then in the consolidated men's and women's department until she retired in 2000.  She also coached the women's intercollegiate softball team during the early years of that sport on campus.

Scope and Content

Professor Mertesdorf donated this collection of material to the University of Northern Iowa Archives in February 2012.  The papers provide a good look at the founding and early development of the women's intercollegiate softball team at the university.

Inventory

Box 1

Softball tournament schedules, 1972-1978, 1982

Processing Information

Papers processed and finding aid prepared by University Archivist Gerald L. Peterson, March 2012. Updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, December 2017 and April 2018. Linear feet updated September 10, 2017.

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