John Harold Goodsman collection

Summary Information

Eastern Michigan University Archives
John Harold Goodsman collection
4.0 Linear feet 1 oversized box
The John Harold Goodsman collection contains several letterman sweaters and blanket that belonged to Goodsman while he attended Michigan State Normal College (MSNC) from 1935-39. Goodsman, nicknamed "Red" by his team, lettered in tennis and band. He played tennis for three of his four years attending the school. He was captain of the tennis team for two of his three years participating. Goodsman graduated from MSNC in 1939.

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Scope and Contents note

The John Harold Goodsman collection contains four letterman sweaters: two bearing a "Y" for Ypsilanti, one for the Michigan State Normal College band, and the fourth has a Huron logo on it. The blanket that is also included in the collection is a MSNC tennis blanket, with two of the three letterman starts stitched in yellow to indicate Goodsman's role as team captain.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Eastern Michigan University Archives 21 November 2013

Halle Library, Room 310
Ypsilanti, Michigan, 48197

Conditions Governing Access note

Researchers are asked to request materials 24 hours prior to visiting the the University Archives.

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Controlled Access Headings

Personal Name(s)

  • Goodsman, John Harrold


  • Athletics.
  • College sports
  • Michigan State Normal College
  • Tennis

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Collection Inventory

Box Object

Letterman sweater, Huron logo 

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Letterman Sweater, MSNC. Band 1950 

Letterman Sweater, Y undated 

Letterman Sweater, Y undated 

Letterman blanket, MSNC. Tennis