Wirt Downing Papers, 1928-1990

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Title

Wirt Downing Papers, 1928-1990

Subject

Downing, Wirt, 1905-1993
East St. Louis High School -- Athletics

Description

Wirt Downing was principal of East St. Louis High School and its head coach for football and track from the 1940s through the 1980s. He retired with one of the winningest coaching records in the state, 144-18-7.

The Wirt Downing Papers consist of correspondence, clippings, honors, photos, and ephemera from collected during his tenure as track and football coach of East St. Louis High School and his long career in East St. Louis education.

Creator

Downing, Wirt

Publisher

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Louisa H. Bowen University Archives and Special Collections

Date

1928-1990

Rights

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Format

1 record carton; 1.0 cu. ft.

Language

English

Type

Collection

Identifier

ACC. #M95:07

Citation

Downing, Wirt, “Wirt Downing Papers, 1928-1990,” SIUE LIS Omeka, accessed October 23, 2017, https://digitallis.isg.siue.edu/omeka/items/show/2281.