Everett N. Case Papers 1944-1948

Creator
Case, Everett N. (Everett Norris), 1900-1966
Size
0.1 linear feet (4 items)
Location

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Call number
MSS 00103

Pamphlet, certificate and letters of Everett N. Case. The pamphlet, The New Pressure Game in Basketball, contains 26 pages of instructions and diagrams that explain how to have a successful team. It also includes conclusions from Case's master thesis, An Analysis of the Effects of Various Factors on Accuracy of Shooting Free Throws in Basketball. Ther certificate, 17 August 1946, is a Certificate of Satisfactory Service on active duty in the United States Navy during World War II. One letter, 11 July 1946, from A. W. Radford, Deputy Chief of Naval Operations (Air), to Case commends Case for his superb performance of duty while serving in the Naval Flight Preparatory School, Depauw University. The other letter, 25 August 1944, from Clide E. Wildman, President of Depauw University, to Case, expresses appreciation for Case's work on the DePauw campus and wishes him luck and success in the Navy.

Everett N. Case (1900-1966) was the head basketball coach at North Carolina State College of Agriculture and Engineering (later North Carolina State University) from 1946 to 1964. During these 18 years, his teams won 379 games, including ten conference championships. In 1949, Case founded the Dixie Classic Tournament. He received his B.S. in Physical Education from the University of Wisconsin (1923) and his Master's degree from the University of Southern California (1934). Case was also a highly successful high school basketball coach in his native Indiana. He was a coach and athletic director in the United States Navy from 1942 to 1946, discharged with the rank of Commander.

Scope/content

Pamphlet, certificate and letters of Everett N. Case. The pamphlet, The New Pressure Game in Basketball, contains 26 pages of instructions and diagrams that explain how to have a successful team. It also includes conclusions from Case's master thesis, An Analysis of the Effects of Various Factors on Accuracy of Shooting Free Throws in Basketball. The certificate, 17 August 1946, is a Certificate of Satisfactory Service on active duty in the United States Navy during World War II. One letter, 11 July 1946, from A. W. Radford, Deputy Chief of Naval Operations (Air), to Case commends Case for his superb performance of duty while serving in the Naval Flight Preparatory School, Depauw University. The other letter, 25 August 1944, from Clide E. Wildman, President of Depauw University, to Case, expresses appreciation for Case's work on the DePauw campus and wishes him luck and success in the Navy.

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[Identification of item], Everett N. Case Papers, MSS 00103, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

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Source of acquisition

Transferred from D. H. Hill Library.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Everett N. Case Papers, MSS 00103, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.