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Five photographs of the football team of the Kansas Teachers College of Pittsburg (now Pittsburg State University) from the 1930s, taken by student photographer Gerald Barnard.
Gerald W. (Jerry) Barnard was born in Oswego, Kansas in 1918. Barnard attended the Kansas Teachers College of Pittsburg (now Pittsburg State University) from 1936-1940 and after graduation, worked as an accountant. He worked with the Deming Investment Company and then the First National Bank of Oswego. He also served as the president of Oswego Industries, chairman of Mid-America, Inc., vice-president of the Kansas Bankers Association, chairman of the Kansas Development Credit Corporation, and president of the Tri-County Bankers Association. Barnard married Jane Weeks in 1939 and she passed away in 2002. They had three daughters and one son. Gerald Barnard passed away in Oswego in 2007.
Athletics, Social Life and Customs
Education | History | Sports Studies
Size of Collection
.4 linear feet
Dates of Collection
SpC MS 0401
Special Collections, Leonard H. Axe Library, "Barnard, Gerald, Photographs, 1936-1938" (2023). Finding Aids. 440.