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Bev and Jerry Sanders Hockey Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UNO-0243

Content Description

This collection includes a variety of items chronicling the history of UNO Hockey since 1997. Along with Hockey equipment signed by players and coaches--jerseys, helmets, hockey sticks, pucks--there are binders containing the history of each hockey season from 1997-98 through 2016-17. There is also a collection of items generated by the UNO Hockey Blue Line Club, including publicity and membership materials. The collection also includes UNO Hockey t-shirts signed by players, UNO men's and women's basketball t-shirts and warm-up jacket, a UNO volleyball warm-up jacket, UNO Lady Mavs t-shirts, and UNO Lady Mavs golf towels.

New material added 2020-03-12: Two scrapbook binders documenting the 2017-18 and 2018-19 UNO Hockey seasons. Also included are eight framed mattes with signatures of the UNO Hockey team, six of which include hockey pucks.


  • 1997-2019


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the Nebraska Public Records Statutes (Neb. Rev. Stat. §§ 84-712 through 84-712.09), and other relevant regulations. Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Nebraska Omaha assumes no responsibility.

Conditions Governing Use

The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming with the laws of copyright. Whenever possible, Archives & Special Collections will provide information about copyright owners and related information. Securing permission to publish or use material is the responsibility of the researcher. Note that unless specifically transferred to the University of Nebraska at Omaha, any applicable copyrights may be held by another individual or entity. Further information about copyright policy is available at


12 Cubic Feet (11 boxes, 22 volumes, 2 helmets, and 2 framed objects (11 cubic feet), plus 23 hockey sticks (extent to be determined after rehousing)) : Scrapbook Binders; Hockey Sticks/Helmets/Jerseys/Pucks; Posters; T-Shirts

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Collection has not yet been arranged and described.

Custodial History

Bev and Jerry Sanders have been involved with the UNO Hockey program since it began in 1997. Jerry Sanders serves as the scorekeeper at UNO home hockey contests and both are an important part of the UNO Hockey Blue Line Club, a hockey booster organization.

The materials included in this collection were gathered by Bev and Jerry from 1997 to 2019.

Related Materials

UNO Athletics Collection, UNO Artifact Collection.

Bev and Jerry Sanders Hockey Collection
Les Valentine; Angela Kroeger
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Archives & Special Collections Repository

Archives & Special Collections
Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Library
6001 Dodge St.
Omaha Nebraska 68182-0237 United States