Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

The 1940 cross country team

image number:

P0042978

description:

This image appears on page 7 of the December 1940 issue of the Indiana Alumni Magazine. The caption reads in full: "The second 1940 Indiana team to win a National Collegiate championship was the undefeated cross-country team of Hilkert, Broertjes, Hedges, Kane, Tolliver, Wilson and Persinger. The other NCAA title was won in basketball."

date taken:

1940 May 15

film code:

Eastman - Safety - Kodak 110

photographer studio:

Athletic Department

photographer studio:

Evans

donor image number:

940-2456

accession number:

95/014

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Hilkert

personal name:

Broertjes

personal name:

Hedges, Edgar L.

personal name:

Kane, Campbell

personal name:

Tolliver, Wayne

personal name:

Wilson

personal name:

Persinger, Delmar

location of individuals:

(L to R) Hilkert, Broertjes, Edgar L. Hedges, Campbell Kane, Wayne Tolliver, Wilson, and Delmar Persinger.

topic:

Track athletics

topic:

Team photo

topic:

Action (posed)

topic:

Cross Country

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups