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Detroit Lions (Football team)


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Chicago College Football All-Star Charity Game Programs Collection

Identifier: FBG 622
Scope and Contents

This collection contains programs for the annual Chicago College Football All-Star Charity game. The game pitted a group of recently graduated college football All-Stars against the previous season’s championship team of the professional National Football League.

Formats include programs.

Dates: 1934-1976

National Football League (NFL) Team Media Guides Collection

Identifier: FBP 540
Scope and Contents This collection contains media guides published by teams in the Natinal Football League. The annual guides published prior to each NFL season generally included a review of the previous season (including statistics), a preview of the upcoming season (including schedules and opponent information), and photographs and bios of players, coaches, and staff. Other content sometimes included broader material about the history of the franchise, information about the city, and other information for...
Dates: 1944-2013

National Football League (NFL) Team Pre-Season Prospectus Collection

Identifier: FBP 535
Scope and Contents

This collection contains pre-season prospectuses published by teams in the National Football League. The annual prospectuses generally included biographies of coaches and players, statistics, schedules, and other information. The prospectuses—produced closer to the beginning of the pre-season—were often typed and mimeographed and were less extensive than the contemporaneous team media guides.

Formats include prospectuses.

Dates: 1955-1984

National Football League (NFL) Team Yearbooks Collection

Identifier: FBP 570
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of National Football League annual team yearbooks. Aimed at fans, yearbooks typically contained information and articles about players, managers, and coaches, as well as statistics and schedules. Most yearbooks also featured numerous photographs of players and personnel and other team-related images. Some yearbooks contained advertisements.

Formats include yearbooks.

Dates: 1950-2015