Gilbert Hemsley Papers, 1948-1980

Container Title
M2001-017
Part 2 (M2001-017): Additions, circa 1903-1997
Physical Description: 4.0 c.f. (10 archives boxes), 2 films, 31 videorecordings, and 0.2 c.f. of photographs (58 photographs in 1 archives box) 
Scope and Content Note: Additions, circa 1903-1997, consisting of annual reports, officer's and general correspondence, minutes of the board and representative assembly, treasurer's reports and budgets, girls and women's sports division papers, revised constitutions and by-laws, biographies of officers, directories and lists of members, and publications. The subject files document various activities sponsored by WAHPERD such as the Jump Rope For Heart campaign, Legislative Health and Fitness Day, Physical Education Public Information (PEPI), research on Turner Hall, and other areas related to physical education and the affairs of the association. Also included are several centennial publications and photographs, film, and videotape documenting the activities in which the organization was involved.
Series: Policy and Administrative Records
Box   1
Folder   1
Constitutions and by-laws, 1986-1992
Box   1
Folder   2-3
Articles of incorporation and by-laws, 1987, 1991
Box   1
Folder   4
Operating codes, 1976-1992
Box   1
Folder   5
History, 1967
Box   1
Folder   6-7
Position statements, 1987, 1993
Reports
Box   1
Folder   8-9
Annual reports to AAHPER(D), 1953-1957, 1992
Box   1
Folder   10-14
Presidents' and committee annual reports, 1986-1991, 1992, 1994-95
Box   2
Folder   1
Executive Secretary's annual reports, 1974
Box   2
Folder   2
Executive Director's annual reports, 1987, 1989-1992
Box   2
Folder   3
Treasurer's reports and budgets, 1986-1993
Box   2
Folder   4
District reports, 1987-1991
Box   2
Folder   5
Division reports, 1987-1992
Minutes
Board
Box   2
Folder   6
Executive Committee, 1986-1988, 1990-1993
Box   2
Folder   7
Board of Directors, 1986-1993
Box   2
Folder   8-12
Representative Assembly, 1987-1992
Committee files
Box   3
Folder   1
Committee lists, 1991-1992
Box   3
Folder   2
Committee reports, 1954
Box   3
Folder   3
Ad-Hoc Committee, 1977, 1987-1988
Box   3
Folder   4-5
Awards Committee, 1988, 1992
Box   3
Folder   6
“Basic Stuff” Committee, 1988, 1990
Box   3
Folder   7-8
Centennial Committee, 1991-1997
Box   3
Folder   9-10
Convention Planning Committee, 1984-1990
Box   3
Folder   11
Curriculum Committee, 1946-1952
Box   3
Folder   12
Early Childhood Motor Development Committee, 1987-1993
Box   3
Folder   13
Fitness Assessment Committee, 1987-1992
Box   3
Folder   14
Governor's Committee, 1969
Box   3
Folder   15
Jump Rope for Heart Grants Committee, 1987-1992
Box   3
Folder   16
Measurement, Evaluation and Research Committee, undated
Box   3
Folder   17
Public Relations Committee, 1981-1983, 1992
Box   3
Folder   18
Steering Committee, 1976
Box   3
Folder   19
Strategic Planning Ad Hoc Committee (SPAHC), 1991
Division files
Box   4
Folder   1
Dance Division, 1990-1991
Box   4
Folder   2
General Division, 1990-1991
Box   4
Folder   3
Health Division, 1990-1991
Box   4
Folder   4
Physical Education Division, 1990-1991
Box   4
Folder   5
Recreation Division, 1990-1991
Box   4
Folder   6
Sports and Athletics Division, 1990-1991
Box   4
Folder   7
Student Division, 1990-1991
Series: Correspondence
Officers' correspondence
Box   4
Folder   8
Budris, Bill (President), 1988-1989
Culver, A.B.
Box   4
Folder   9
President-elect, 1974-1975
Box   4
Folder   10
President, 1975-1976
Box   4
Folder   11-13
Executive Secretary, 1988, 1991-1992
Box   5
Folder   1
Grosse, Susan (President), 1987-1988
Box   5
Folder   2-4
Hisgen, Jon (President), 1986-1987
Box   5
Folder   5-6
Hood, Dennis (President), 1994-1995
Box   5
Folder   7
Correspondence with Department of Public Instruction (DPI), 1988-1992
General correspondence
Box   5
Folder   8
1958, 1964
Box   5
Folder   9
1988-1989
Series: Conventions
Box   5
Folder   10
Conference themes, 1957-1987
Box   5
Folder   11-12
Convention reports, 1987-1998
Box   5
Folder   13
Correspondence of Convention Planner, 1982-1985, 1987-1992
Box   6
Folder   1
Fall Conferences, 1988-1992
Box   6
Folder   2
Lakeside, 1988-1991
Box   6
Folder   3-7
Leadership Conference, 1986-1991
Box   6
Folder   8-10
Fall Conferences, 1976-1992
Box   6
Folder   11
Spring Conference, 1967
Box   6
Folder   12
Lakeside, 1994
Box   6
Folder   13-14
Convention Planning Handbook, 1976, 1987
Box   6
Folder   15
Convention participant survey, 1994
Box   6
Folder   16-17
Workshops, 1949, 1958-1959, 1970, 1974-1975, 1990
Series: Subject Files
Box   7
Folder   1
AAHPER National Convention, 1976
Box   7
Folder   2-3
Archivist/Historian's correspondence, 1950-1976, 1992
Box   7
Folder   4-5
Awards, 1953, 1975-1977, 1981, 1987-1992
Box   7
Folder   6
Awards Programs, 1981-1982
Box   7
Folder   7
Teacher of the Year Awards, 1986-1988, 1991
Box   7
Folder   8-9
Girls and Women's Sports Division, 1923, 1946-1958, 1963-1964
Box   7
Folder   10
Governor's Council on Physical Fitness, 1966
Box   7
Folder   11
Instructional materials, 1942-1950s
Box   7
Folder   12-14
Jump Rope for Heart, 1986-1989, 1990-1991, 1992
Box   8
Folder   1
Legislative Action, 1987
Box   8
Folder   2
Legislative Health and Fitness Day, 1985-1991
Box   8
Folder   3
Mission Possible - Project Inspiration, 1981-1984
Box   8
Folder   4
Physical Education Public Information (PEPI), 1986-1992
Box   8
Folder   5
Turners Hall, 1994
Series: Membership Records
Officers
Box   8
Folder   6
Biographies
Box   8
Folder   7
George Wittich (President, 1903-1908)
Box   8
Folder   8
Lists, 1903-1993
Box   8
Folder   9
Nominations, 1988-1990,1992
Members
Box   8
Folder   10
Directories, 1969, 1987-1994
Box   8
Folder   11-12
Lists, 1989-1993
Box   9
Folder   1-2
Reports, 1974-1985, 1987-1992
Series: Publications
Box   9
Folder   3
Turners publication advertisement, circa early 1900s
Box   9
Folder   4-9
Journal, 1936-1942, 1987-1992
Box   9
Folder   10
Journal Editorials, 1976, 1987-1992
Box   9
Folder   11
“Current Problems in Physical Education,” 1945
Box   9
Folder   12-13
“The Idea Book,” 1986-1987, 1990
Box   9
Folder   14
“Gross Motor Assessment for Children ... in Early Childhood,” 1986
Box   9
Folder   15
“Healthstyle,” 1992
Box   9
Folder   16
“Heartbeat,” 1997
Centennial publications
Box   9
Folder   17
“100 Years of Leadership,” 1997
Box   9
Folder   18
“Celebrate Our Heritage,” 1997
Box   9
Folder   19
“Historic Happenings in WAHPERD, A Chronology,” 1997
Box   10
Folder   1-8
Newsletter, 1943-1992
Box   10
Folder   9-10
Video descriptions, 1943-1992
Series: Photographs
Box   11
Folder   1
Conventions
Box   11
Folder   2
Health Promotion Lakeside
Box   11
Folder   3
Jump Rope for Heart
Box   11
Folder   4
Legislation Health Fitness Day
Box   11
Folder   5
Wittich, George (President, 1903-1908)
Box   11
Folder   6
Mass drills
Note: Old Stills of groups performing physical activity from the 1940s and 1950s.
Box   11
Folder   7
Activity
Note: Students engaged in physical activity in physical education classes.
Box   11
Folder   8
Fitness Testing, 1959
Note: Students tested on their physical fitness. Girls and boys exercise with the chin-up bar.
Box   11
Folder   9
TV Programs
Note: Students on Television, a Physical Education advisor program with Robert McLaughlin (President, 1972-1973).
Box   11
Folder   10
Boys in Native American dress
Celebrities
Box   11
Folder   11
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Box   11
Folder   12
Bart Starr
Box   11
Folder   13
Student Leadership
Note: Student Physical Education leaders' activities.
Series: Moving Images
Film
CC 412
“Ready, Set, Go”
Note

Educational advertisement for physical education programming. Lolas Halverson (President of WAHPERD, 1965-1966) produced, AAHPER endorses; 16 mm, color.

For Access, use viewing copy Video 24.

AE 215
Children's Physical Education Milwaukee Public Schools, 1969
Note

First grade children engaging in physical activity with various gym equipment. “A free situation where the arrangement of the apparatus offers the challenge;” 16 mm, silent.

For Access, use viewing copy Video 23.

Videorecordings
Note: All videocassettes are 1/2-inch VHS unless otherwise noted. Videocassettes compiled and used for “100 Years of WAHPERD.” VHB 531 is the final product.
VHB 531
“100 Years of WAHPERD,” 1897-1997
Note: A historical overview of WAHPERD that includes old footage, photographs, interviews with past presidents; Color and black and white, 23 minutes, 28 seconds.
Studio Interviews
Note: Color interviews with leaders in the organization. Interviews may be duplicated on VHS cassettes.
Video   1
Karen Cowan, Frances Cumbee
Physical Description: U-matic 
Video   2
Frances Cumbee, Fred Lengfeld
Physical Description: U-matic 
Video   3
Chet Bradley
Physical Description: U-matic 
Video   4
Karen Kuhn
Physical Description: U-matic 
Video   5
A.B. Culver
Physical Description: U-matic 
Video   6
Sharon Jensen
Physical Description: U-matic 
Video   7
Donald Brault
Physical Description: U-matic 
Video   8
Donald Brault, Gordon Jensen
Physical Description: U-matic 
Video   9
Gordon Jensen, Lolas Halverson
Physical Description: U-matic 
Video   10
Jon Hisgen
Physical Description: U-matic 
Video   11
Early Childhood Gross Motor Screening Instrument Ages 3-6, 1990
Studio Interviews
Video   12
Frances Cumbee (President 1959-1960); Donald Brault (President 1962-1963); Lolas Halverson (President 1965-1966), conducted 1992 November 22
Video   13
Bill Budris (President 1988-1989); Karen Cowan Frances Cumbee (President 1959-1960); Fred Lengfeld, conducted 1992 November 22
Video   14
A.B. Culver (President 1975-1976); Sharon Jensen (President 1991-1992); Donald Brault (President 1962-1963); Gordon Jensen; Lolas Halverson (President 1965-1966); Jon Hisgin (President 1986-1987), conducted 1992 December 4
Video   15
Chet Bradley (Health Education consultant, Department of Public Instruction (DPI))
Video   16
Fred Lengfeld (Executive Director 1966-1974)
Video   17
Rufus King Turnfest Milwaukee Turners Association, 1938
Note: Black and white, silent, 27 minutes.
Video   18
Playground Program, 1944-1945
Note: Fond du Lac Recreation Department; doll shows, pet shows, parade, pedal bike race, baseball; color, silent.
Educational Professions Development Act (EPDA) footage
Video   19
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, 1943-1944
Note: Elizabeth Ludwig, (President of WAHPERD, 1943-1944); kids with jump rope, hoops, climbing balancing; color.
Video   20
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, 1943-1944
Note: Elizabeth Ludwig, (President of WAHPERD, 1943-44); Movement education, intermediate grades (5th and 6th).
Video   21
WAHPERD Project Meeting
Note: Kids dancing in African dance forms; Federal Education discussions and talks.
Video   22
WAHPERD Project
Note: Playground program, 1944-1945.
Video   23
Children's Physical Education Milwaukee Public Schools, 1969
Note

First grade children engaging in physical activity with various gym equipment.”A free situation where the arrangement of the apparatus offers the challenge;” silent, color.

See AE 215 for original film.

Video   24
“Ready, Set, Go”
Note: Educational advertisement for physical education programming, Lolas Halverson (President of WAHPERD, 1965-1966) produced, AAHPER endorses. See CC 412 for original film.
Video   25
Wisconsin speed skating meet, 1970s
Note: Pete Mueller is speed skating in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin; channel 2 Green Bay taped it; silent, color.
Video   26
Games from the 1890s, 1992
Note: Turn of the Century games and activities put on by Columbus Elementary School, Appleton, Wisconsin; silent, color.
WAHPERD photographs
Physical Description: Video footage of still images. 
Video   27
Behl P.E. 1980s; Karen Kuhn, 1940s, 1950s and 1980s, filmed on 1994 June 10
Video   28
Historical Society photos
Physical Description: U-matic 
Video   29
Bayview High School recreation, 1966
Physical Description: U-matic 
Video   30
Video of photographs, newsletters, and journals, filmed on 1994 April 8