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Great Lakes Athletic Trainers Association records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 15

Scope and Contents

The Great Lakes Athletic Trainers Association Records (GLATA) (1949-2011; 28 cubic feet) document the official business activities of the Association. The records include constitutions and bylaws, policies and procedures, directories, correspondence, reports, printed material, meeting minutes, financial records, computer media, audio-visual materials, artifacts, and photographs.


  • 1949-2011
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1968-2006
  • Other: Date acquired: 04/06/2008


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.


28.00 Cubic Feet

56 manuscript boxes, 6 cubic foot boxes other_unmapped

27.00 Cubic Feet

Arrangement Note

The records are organized into thirteen series: Series 1: Executive Council Leadership, 1949-2006 (3.5 feet) Series 2: Executive Council Meetings, Minutes, Reports, and Correspondence, 1968-2006 (4 feet) Series 3: Annual Clinical Symposia, 1968-2006 (1 foot) Series 4: Membership Reports, 1969-2005 (3 feet) Series 5: Financial Records, 1969-2006 (2.5 feet) Series 6: Newsletters and Related Publications, 1964-2006 (2.5 feet) Series 7: Public Relations, 1976-2006 (0.5 feet) Series 8: Honors and Awards, 1975-2006 (0.5 feet) Series 9: Student Involvement, 1997-2006 (0.5 feet) Series 10: Audio-Visual Materials, 1988-1999 (0.5 feet) Series 11: Memorabilia, 1964-2006 (1.5 feet) Includes new members Series 12: NATA [National Athletic Trainers Association] Records, 1951-2006 (6 feet) Series 13: GLATA History and Archives, 2003-2006 (0.5 feet)

Physical Access Requirements

Collection is housed in offsite storage, 24 hour notice is required before viewing.

Source of Acquisition

Katie Grove, PhD, ATC, President of the Great Lakes Athletic Trainers' Association, 2006

Method of Acquisition


Accruals and Additions

20060628 original donation. Collection is added to on a regular basis.

Existence and Location of Originals

multi-part note content

Related Materials

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Other Descriptive Information

Please see the PDF finding aid for the most current information and greatest content detail.

Processing Information

Collection processed by Lorraine Madway, PhD (Wichita State University Libraries); Roger Kalisiak, MS, ATC (Great Lakes Athletic Trainers' Association); and Rich Carey, MS, ATC (Great Lakes Athletic Trainers' Association).
Great Lakes Athletic Trainers Association records
In Progress
Lorraine Madway, PhD; Roger Kalisiak, MS, ATC; Rich Carey, MS, ATC
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 W. State Street
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States