Collection UQFL642 - Tony Booth Papers

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Tony Booth Papers


  • 1897-2012 (Creation)

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2 boxes

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Tony Booth, athletics coach and former Queensland state champion and intervarsity track champion. His career has included positions as National Senior Track and Field Coach, selector for the Australian Universities Sports Association, and Chef de Mission at the the World Student Games. In 1994 he was awarded a Medal for the Order of Australia for his contribution to Australian track and field athletics in Australia.

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Gift from Tony Booth

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Material relating to the history of athletics in Australia in particular the Australian Inter-varsity Track and Athletics Championships. Includes event programs and results, newspaper cuttings, annual reports, minute books, speeches, biographies.

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Unrestricted access.

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Copyright applies.

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  • English

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Related material can be found in F3832 Slides of University of Queensland athletics events and the book Athletics Queensland by Bob Rockett and Paul Circosta at F3127

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Created, BS, 26-Mar-2021




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  • Box: UQFL642 Box 1
  • Box: UQFL642 Box 2