Series I: Administration, c. 1920, 1938-1970, 1976-1983, 1985-1988, 1990, 1992-1998, 2000-2001, primarily contains departmental meeting minutes and program proposals but also holds correspondence and an early history of the department.
Series II: Publications, 1950-1951, 1953-1979, 1980s, 1983-1984, 1988-1989, 1991, 1993 , includes newsletters created by the department, documents used for student teaching, and items for the US National Olympic Academy held on campus in 1978.
Series III: Ephemera and Photographs, 1918-1920, c. 1935, 1941-1942, c. 1950, 1953-c. 2000, holds flyers, brochures, booklets, and pamphlets created by the department. Items include brochures marketing the programs offered by the department, informational booklets for department faculty, staff, and students, and programs for departmental events. This series also holds three slides of McCormick Gym and the fields around the building.