Francis P. Clark Sports Collection
Scope and Content
Microfilm of various sporting newspapers made by Francis P. Clark: Sporting Life, Sporting News, Cleveland Plain Dealer Sports Pages, Baseball Players Chronicle, American Chronicle of Sports and Pastimes, Michigan Sportsman, New England Base Ballist, National Chronicle, New York Clipper, Official Baseball Record, and Weekly Baseball Guide; also Baseball Scrapbooks.
- Creation: ca. 1853-1972
Language of Materials
A native of Kentucky, Francis Clark worked as university microfilmer at Notre Dame; when he died, he left his many collections to the University Archives.
200 reels of microfilm
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Clark, Francis P. (Francis Patrick), 1936-1979
- Francis P. Clark Sports Collection
- University of Notre Dame Archives
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