Skip to main content

Bowerman, William J.


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Bill Bowerman papers

Identifier: UA 003
Abstract Collection comprises the papers of American track and field coach and Nike co-founder Bill Bowerman, who led the University of Oregon track team, 1948- 1972, and the United States Olympic track team, 1972. Collection includes correspondence, journals, athlete information, publications, and photographs reflecting Bowerman's career as a coach and his involvement in the track and field community in Oregon and the United States. Of particular note are materials concerning Bowerman's innovations...
Dates: 1932-1999

Kenny Moore papers

Identifier: UA 239

Kenny Moore was a sports journalist, author, screenwriter, distance runner, and former Olympian. The collection includes correspondence, writing and research files, manuscripts and screenplays, track memorabilia and ephemera, materials related to athletic committees and activism, and personal papers.

Dates: 1908-2015; Majority of material found within 1960s-2013