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Robert Hornbuckle athletic memorabilia

Robert Hornbuckle athletic memorabilia

Descriptive Summary

Title: Robert Hornbuckle athletic memorabilia
Creator: Hornbuckle, Robert Bruce
Inclusive Dates: 1951-1953
Language(s): English
Extent: .25 Linear Feet (1 box and 1 oversized folder)
Collection Number: UA23-002
Repository: University of Georgia Archives

Collection Description

Historical Note

Robert Bruce Hornbuckle (1930-2008) was a University of Georgia student who was a member of the track team and football team in 1950 and 1951. After graduation, he enslited in the Air Force and was a pilot during the Korean War. After returning to civiliar life in 1957, he opened Bob's Shoe Store in downtown Valdosta, Georgia, which he operated until the late 1960's.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of photographs, clippings, programs, and track shoes belonging to Robert "Bob" Hornbuckle. Materials primarily date from the early 1950's.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Item, box, folder], [Collection title, UA#], University Archives, University of Georgia

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Georgia Bulldogs (Football team)
Georgia Bulldogs (Track and field team)
Hornbuckle, Robert Bruce
University of Georgia

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Robert Hornbuckle Student ID
12Hornbuckle photos
13Hornbuckle newspaper clippings
14Athens Fashion Review program
15Constitution of Southeastern Conference Society of Spike Shoe
16Southern Conference Indoor Games
17Commencement program, 1953 June 8
18Southeastern Conference 20th Annual Program, 1951-1952
1Hornbuckle newspaper clipping and UGA Football team photos, 1951-1952