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Collection Number RG0765.AM
Collection Name RG0765 Cornhusker State Games
Identifier Organizational records
Size and Materials 0.25 cu.ft.; 1 box
Title Cornhusker State Games
Date or Date Span 1985-1991
Dates of Accumulation 1989-1991
Year Range from 1985
Year Range to 1991
Admin/Biographical History The Cornhusker State Games, Nebraska's Amateur Sports Festival, were organized in 1985. The first Games attracted more than 4000 athletes who competed in 19 sports. By 1988, the Cornhusker State Games included nearly 15,000 competitors in 28 sport categories. The Nebraska Sports Council sanctions, organizes, and operates the Games to promote amateur sports in the state. The Games are held annually in July.
Level of description Fonds/Coll
Scope & Content This collection consists of manuscript material designated as one series: 1) Publicity Materials, 1985-1991. Included are posters, entry handbooks, and souvenir programs for the Cornhusker State Games.
Creator Cornhusker State Games
Related units of description Additional artifacts are held at the Nebraska History Museum
Subjects Athletes
Search Terms Athletics -- Nebraska
Sports -- Nebraska