University of Arizona

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Emil L. Larsen papers

Photograph of National Association of Football Commissioners, undated

The collection was provided by Emil L. Larsen, a former Professor of Education at the University of Arizona. The collection comprises correspondence with university and college athletic directors, coaches, and faculty representatives, as well as officers and members of various other athletic conferences, the National Association of Football Commissioners, and of the National Collegiate Athletic Assocation. Also included are minutes of meetings, financial records, ratings, examinations, rules handbooks, publications, photographs, and files (1965-1971) on the Arizona Football and Basketball Halls of Fame.