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Naismith, James, 1861-1939


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Personal Papers of James Naismith

Call Number: PP 305

Almonte, Ontario, Canada native James Naismith (1861-1939) served on the staff at the University of Kansas from 1898-1937, teaching Physical Education, acting as the chapel director and University physician, and coaching basketball. The collection consists of a binder with information on a course in kinesiology and a book titled Association Gymnasium Records, 1890-1897, from Springfield, Massachussets, amongst other related materials.

Dates: 1898-1979