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World Masters Marathon, 1974 - 1976


Scope and Contents

Digital scans of Orange, CA resident Douglas Berry's ephemeral keepsakes from his participation in the World Masters Marathon hosted at Chapman University (then Chapman College). Digitized material include race results of all participants, certificate (signed by Selvin), race bibs, ribbon, newspaper clipping of race results, and the cover of Runner's World (1976) which features some of the marathon's race results.


  • 1974 - 1976

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Biographical / Historical

The marathon was sanctioned by the Southern Pacific Association of the Amateur Athletic Union, and sponsored by the World Masters Marathon Committee. The directors of the program were Bill Selvin, Chapman College cross country coach, and Dick Cort. The Marathon existed approximately from the 1970s to early 1980s.


22.3 mb (11 images, PDF/A)

Language of Materials

From the Series: English

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives, Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections & Archives Repository

Chapman University
One University Drive
Orange CA 92866 USA US