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UAA. Athletics moving images

University of Alaska Anchorage Records
Guide to the UAA. Athletics moving images
circa 1979-1985

Collection number: UAA-0079.
Creating office: UAA Athletics Department.
Series title: UAA. Athletics moving images.
Dates: circa 1979-1985.
Volume of series: 0.65 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Materials in this collection are in English.
Series summary: Moving images of UAA sports teams.

Agency functions:
UAA Athletics department facilitates Anchorage’s and the community campuses’ intercollegiate and recreational sports. The Athletics program includes the following sports: basketball, cross country running, gymnastics, hockey, skiing, track and field, and volleyball. Swimming and riffle were other sports UAA Athletics offered in the past. UAA is a member of the Great Northwest Athletics Conference (GNAC), Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA), Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (MOSF) and Rocky Mountain Intercollegiate Ski Association.  In addition, UAA Athletics has hosted a number of national competitions in Alaska such as the Great Alaskan Shootout basketball tournament, First Interstate Classic hockey tournament, the Northern Light Invitational women’s basketball tournament, and the Resurrection Bay Marathon.

Series description:
This series contains moving images of games, promos, and UAA sports highlights. Footage covers women and men’s basketball games/tournaments, women’s volleyball, and hockey highlights.

Arrangement: The collection is arranged in no discernible order.

Digitized copies: Select items have been digitized and are available on Alaska’s Digital Archives. For information about obtaining digital copies, please contact Archives and Special Collections. The items in this collection were digitized with funding provided by the Atwood Foundation.

Access restrictions: Access is restricted to the digitized version of the materials. Access to non-digitized items in the collection may be subject to delays and costs for digitization.

Preferred citation: UAA. Athletics moving images, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.

Current records: The UAA Athletics Department maintains more recent records.

Related materials: Archives and Special Collections has the following:
UAA. Athletics Department records. 1973-1987. UAA.0082
UAA. Newspaper clippings. 1981-1986. UAA.0078
UAA. Photographic negatives and proof sheets. 1977-1985. UAA.0080
UAA. Photographic slides. 1979-1985. UAA.0081
UAA. Press releases. 1983-1985. UAA.0077

Custodial history: Records were transferred from the UAA Athletics department to Archives and Special Collections in 1986 and 1988.

Processing information: This collection was described by Mariecris Gatlabayan in 2010. The guide to the collection was converted to current standards and further description provided by Veronica Denison in 2019.

Box/Item Description Date
1/1 Volleyball Footage Practices Mostly Women’s, some men [VHS] [Digitized] undated
1/2 UAA 1985 Northern Lights Invitational 2/13/85 [VHS] [Digitized] 1985
1/3 Woman’s Basketball PSA Northern Lights Invitational 3/4/81 [2inch video] [Digitized] 1981
1/4 Univ. of Alaska Anchorage hockey highlights [U-matic] [Digitized] undated
1/5 UAA Women’s Volleyball [VHS] [Digitized] undated
1/6 Unlabeled [U-matic] undated
1/7 Arkansas vs Alaska [U-matic] undated
1/8 UAA Women’s volleyball [VHS] undated
2/1 Women’s volleyball [silent, 16mm film] [Digitized] undated
2/2 Women’s volleyball [EIAJ] [Digitized] undated
2/3 Women’s volleyball [silent, 16mm film] [Digitized] undated

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