Skip to main content

Athletics Collection

Identifier: DC007

Scope and Contents

The Athletic Department Records include documents related to sports and athletic programs on campus. The bulk of the documents consist of rosters and programs from sporting events.


  • 1885 - 2016


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies and digital photographs may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from the Archivist. Researchers are responsible for determining any other copyright questions.

Biographical / Historical

The Lawrenceville School Athletic Department handles all athletic programs on campus.


12.3 Linear Feet (33 boxes)

Language of Materials



The Athletic Department Records are arranged into four series: Series 1: Alumni Athletic Hall of Fame, 1993-2012; Series 2: General Files, 1957-2013; Series 3: Programs and Rosters, 1894-2016; Series 4: Sports, 1885-2016.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The records consist of a series of transfers from the Athletic Department to the Stephan Archives. The swimming notebooks (accession #2013.1011.1) were a gift from Art Schonheiter. Portions of Athletic Director John Simar's files (accession #2013.1011.2) were transferred by Karla Guido to the Archives on May 29, 2013.


Appraisal has been conducted in accordance with The Lawrenceville School Stephan Archives guidelines.

Separated Materials

Lacrosse film reels have been moved to the Audiovisual Collection and sailing and lacrosse photos have been moved to the Historical Photograph Collection.


Athletic Department Records: Finding Aid
In Progress
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note

Repository Details

Part of the The Lawrenceville School Stephan Archives Repository

Box 6128
2500 Main St.
Lawrenceville 08648 U.S.A. US