San Diego Stadium Construction Collection

collection

San Diego Stadium Construction

Campus:
San Diego State University
Library:
Library and Information Access
Subject(s):
Murphy, Jack, 1923- ; San Diego Chargers (Football team) ; San Diego Padres (Baseball team : National League of Professional Baseball Clubs) ; San Diego Stadium (San Diego, Calif.)
Description:
In the early 1960s, local sportswriter Jack Murphy, the brother of New York Mets broadcaster Bob Murphy, began working to build support for a stadium for San Diego. Construction began in December 1965, after a $27 million bond was passed in November of that year to fund the project. When completed, the facility was named San Diego Stadium. The collection consists of materials relating to the construction of San Diego Stadium, dating from 1965-67. It includes legal documents, contracts, progress reports, and photographs.
Dates covered:
1965-1968
Language(s):
English
Collection Size:
0.42 linear feet
For more information:
Additional Information (Finding Aid Database)
Additional Information (the PAC)
Citation Sample:
Identification of item, folder title, box number, San Diego Stadium Construction Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.
Collection policy:
This collection is open for research. The copyright interests in the materials found in this collection have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Special Collections and University Archives can only grant permission to publish materials for which it is the copyright holder.