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[Photograph 2012.201.B0306B.0008]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "At his own request, John Jacobs, Oklahoma's 66-year old track coach, will work hereafter in part-time status and Bill Carroll, his assistant, is the new Sooner head coach."
Date: 1958
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0306B.0037]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "An added starter in the recent Sugar Bowl track and field meet at New Orleans, this dark horse University of Oklahoma mile relay team upset three powerful opponents--Texas A&M, Oklahoma A&M and Louisiana State--in 3 minutes 17.3 seconds and by way of celebration, hoist their coach, John Jacobs, to their shoulders."
Date: 1951
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0306B.0025]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "John Jacobs, University of Oklahoma track coach for many years and now associate to head coach Bill Carroll, has been named referee of the Oklahoma City Invitational meet here April 15."
Date: 1961
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0306B.0013]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Oklahoma sports fans are going to pay an especial tribute to John Jacobs, veteran University of Oklahoma track and field coach, at the All-Sports Jamboree."
Date: May 12, 1951
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0306B.0038]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "John Jacobs, (left) veteran University of Oklahoma track coach, and Bennie Owen, former Sooner coach who is a member of the College Football Hall of Fame, were among guests at the Touchdown club dinner here Friday night."
Date: April 13, 1956
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0306B.0036]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "With Mrs. Pat Simpson, wife of one of the Sooner shot-putters, seated on the freezer, John Jacobs, for 24 years the University of Oklahoma track and crosscountry coach, will launch the Sooners' 1946-47 track season with an ice cream feed and motion pictures of last year's Oklahoma Interscholastic track and field finals at 7:30 o'clock Thursday night in the Fieldhouse at Norman."
Date: 1946
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0306B.0029]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "When John Jacobs, Oklahoma's veteran track coach, faces a cold day of coaching at "Pneumonia Downs," the Sonners' icy open air indoor layout beneath the east stadium at Norman, he puts on everything he can find to keep from freezing."
Date: 1952
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0306B.0035]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The hay in the pole vault pit is so deep at Oklahoma's new indoor track quarters at the north campus drill hall that coach John Jacobs literally has to dig Bill Carroll, Okemah pole-vaulter, out with a pitchfork each time Bill falls from aloft."
Date: 1949
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society