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Frank J. Ryan Sports Training Collection

Creator:
Ryan, Frank J.  Search this
Extent:
16 Cubic feet
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Photographs
Brochures
Books
Motion pictures (visual works)
Advertisements
Scrapbooks
Patents
Date:
1936-1982
Scope and Contents:
Archival materials relating to Ryan's career as an athlete, a sports coach at Yale, an inventor, and an author. Includes photographs, the patent for Ryan's electro-mechanical football game, scrapbooks of newsclippings, Ryan's instructional books on sports, brochures, reprints of articles and other printed materials relating to Ryan's instructional films. Also included are instructional sports films Ryan created and marketed.
Arrangement:
Divided into 2 series: Series 1: Papers, photographs and printed materials; Series 2: Audiovisual materials.
Biographical / Historical:
Coach at Yale University, creator of sports training films and author of sports training books. He developed a unique bank/school community relations program wherein banks would donate Ryan's sports training films to local schools in exchange for publicity.
Provenance:
Donated to the Archives Center in 2004 by Neil Ryan (Frank Ryan's son) and Fran Ryan.
Restrictions:
UNPROCESSED COLLECTION.
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.,Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Coaches (Athletics)  Search this
Coaching (Athletics)  Search this
Physical education and training  Search this
Athletics  Search this
Sports -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 20th century
Brochures
Books
Motion pictures (visual works) -- 20th century
Advertisements -- 20th century
Scrapbooks
Patents
Citation:
Frank J. Ryan Sports Training Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0871
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0871

For 50 Years, the Special Olympics Has Given Marginalized Superstars Center Stage

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 19:55:55 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_bf15c732b93b30e730db08595fb4f32d

Arctic sports : a training and resource manual / [written by Michael Heine]

Author:
Heine, Michael  Search this
Sport North Federation  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (various pagings) : ill., ports. ; 24 x 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Canada
Canada, Northern
Date:
2002
Topic:
Inuit--Games  Search this
Winter sports  Search this
Coaching (Athletics)  Search this
Call number:
E99.E7 H45 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_719315

Dene games : a culture and resource manual / [written by Michael Heine]

Author:
Heine, Michael K  Search this
Sport North Federation  Search this
Physical description:
[360] p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1999
C1999
Topic:
Sports  Search this
Coaching (Athletics)  Search this
Call number:
E99.T56 H45 1999
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_615959

Football, by Walter Camp and Lorin F. Deland

Author:
Camp, Walter 1859-1925  Search this
Deland, Lorin Fuller  Search this
Physical description:
xxv p., 1 l., 425 p. diagrs. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1896
Topic:
Football  Search this
Coaching (Athletics)  Search this
Call number:
GV951 .C26X 1896
GV951.C26X 1896
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_383230

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