Series Description

Series III, Scrapbooks contains a variety of scrapbooks, organized chronologically. Included here is documentation of: Harvard swimming and pre-Williams coaching of the 1930s; Williams swimming from the 1930s through the 1960s; Ione Muir, 1939-1940; and RBM's 25th anniversary at Williams. The bulk of the scrapbooks cover Williams swimming and diving events, primarily through newspaper clippings. Scrapbook 5 also includes a letter to Ione from the Amateur Athletic Union of the U.S. appointing her Chairman of the National Women's Sports Committee for the year 1939/40. Of note in Scrapbook 7 is a voluminous collection of letters written by fellow coaches at other institutions and Williams faculty and staff congratulating RBM on his 25th anniversary at Williams in 1961.

I. Correspondence and other papers
II. Photographs
IV. Artifacts

Robert B. Muir (1898-1997) Papers, ca. 1921 - 1995

Robert B. Muir
Scope and Content Note
Series List
Biographical Note