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Clarence Stasavich Papers

(University Archives #90-07)

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Title: Clarence Stasavich Papers
Repository: East Carolina University Archives
Languages: English
Abstract: This collection contains photographs, books, and memorabilia related to Clarence Stasavich.
Extent: 99.0 Linear feet.

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Access Restrictions

The collection is open to the public without restrictions.

Publication and Reproduction Rights

Property rights and copyright reside with East Carolina University. For permission to reproduce or to publish, please contact the University Archivist.

Preferred Citation

[Item Description and date]. Clarence Stasavich Papers. UA 90-07. University Archives, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC.

Acquisition Information

  • Donation of Mary Helen and Becky Stasavich.

Biographical / Historical Note Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

Born in Illinois, Clarence Stasavich attended Lenoir-Rhyne College where he majored in physical education while playing on the school's football team. During World War II, Stasavich served in the US Navy aboard a LST in the Pacific and European Theaters. After the war, he returned to Lenoir-Rhyne as football coach. Lured to East Carolina as head football coach, athletic director, and physical education instructor, Coach Stas steered the Pirates to three consecutive 9-1 seasons ending with bowl game appearances. Upon his retirement from active coaching, Stas continued to serve as Athletic Director until his death in 1975.

Description Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

Material includes letters, publications, books, photographs, and memorabilia related to Coach Clarence Stasavich's early life, military service, and time as football coach and athletic director (1961-1975) of East Carolina College.

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This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held in the Special Collections Division, J.Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University. The materials described here are physically available in our reading room. None of the original documents in this collection are digitally available online at this time.
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