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Football Visual Recordings, Athletic Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-39-05-16

Scope and Contents

The collection is comprised of University of Nebraska-Lincoln game films from 1928-2018. While the bulk of the films is 16 mm, though there is a considerable amount of VHS as well.

Eight (8) games/films were digitized in 2013, they are: Early Football Footage (ca. 1928-1936), 1940 Rose Bowl vs. Stanford, 1951 game vs. Penn State, 1953 game vs. Illinois, 1962 Gotham Bowl vs. Miami, 1965 game vs. Kansas State, 1971 game vs. Oklahoma, and a Track and Field tour.

The collection also includes video and photographs on a CD of University of Nebraska-Lincoln head football coach Scott Frost's induction into the Orange Bowl Hall of Fame in Miami, Florida on December 28 and 29, 2018.


  • Majority of material found within 1928-2018



800 Items (Approximately 800 individual football films ) : Individual film reels

43 Boxes (43 record center boxes) : vhs, beta, cd, 3/4 in. game tapes.

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Repository Details

Part of the Archives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries Repository

Archives & Special Collections
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries
P.O. Box 884100
Lincoln NE 68588-4100 United States