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Deaf Studies Department collection of Deaf Athletic Associations' materials

Identifier: AR 550Ath

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains materials related to Deaf athletic associations including programs from tournaments, photographs of teams, score sheets and books, newsletters, flyers and bulletins.


  • 1950-2002


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Conditions Governing Access note

Access to the collection is open with assistance from the archivist or staff.

Conditions Governing Use note

Open for Research. Copyright for Official University records is held by Utah Valley University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical/Historical note

Materials have been collected by the Deaf Studies program of the Interdisciplinary Studies department of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at Utah Valley University.


9.13 Linear Feet (9 containers)


This collection contains materials related to Deaf athletic associations.

Arrangement note

The series arrangement is as follows: Series 1: American Deaf Volleyball Association, Series 2: Central Athletic Association of the Deaf, Series 3: Eastern Athletic Association of the Deaf, Series 4: Northwest Athletic Association of the Deaf, Series 5: Midwest Athletic Association of the Deaf, Series 6: National Deaf Bowling Association and National Deaf Women's Bowling Association, Series 7: Pacific Coast Deaf Bowling Association and Pacific Coast Deaf Women's Bowling Association, Series 8: American Athletic Association of the Deaf, Series 9: Utah Athletic Club of the Deaf, Series 10: Miscellaneous, Series 11: Trophies, Series 12: Plaques, Series 13: Framed Documents, and Series 14: Shirts and Patches.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Collected by Utah Valley University.

Acknowledgment of Bias and Harmful Content

The Sutherland Archives recognizes there are materials in our collections that may be offensive or harmful. Materials may contain language or depictions that are racist, sexist, Eurocentric, ableist, homophobic, etc. We present such materials unaltered to preserve context and to present a complete historical record. Sutherland Archives staff is making efforts to update our finding aids to acknowledge offensive content.

Finding aid prepared by Timber R Anderson, Deaf Studies Intern, digitized by Aimee Bastarache, Assistant Archivist
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Repository Details

Part of the Fulton Library George Sutherland Archives Repository

800 West University Parkway
MS 145
Orem Utah 84058 United States