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Item: Stan Heath, Tom Kalmanir, Richard Trachok, University of Nevada, 1947

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Image ID:
Nevada000136_HeathSKalmanirTTrachokD1947(c)
Title:
Stan Heath, Tom Kalmanir, Richard Trachok, University of Nevada, 1947
Description:
Photograph of Nevada football player #24 Tom Kalmanir taking a handoff from #19 Stan Heath and following #21 Richard "Dick" Trachok down the field. Kalmanir was a running back for the Wolf Pack from 1946 to 1948. Kalmanir was inducted into the Nevada Athletics Hall of Fame in 1973 and is one of four running backs on Nevada's Team of the Century. Kalmanir was selected by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 25th round of the 1947 NFL Draft. Heath was a quarterback for the Wolf Pack from 1947 to 1948. Over his two seasons at Nevada, Heath was the nation's leading passer and led Nevada to 18 wins. Heath was the first college quarterback to throw for over 2,000 yards in a single season. Heath was named a UPI All-American in 1948, was selected by the Green Bay Packers with the fifth overall pick in the 1949 NFL Draft, and was inducted into the Nevada Athletics Hall of Fame in 1973. Heath is one of two quarterbacks on Nevada's Team of the Century. Trachok was a fullback and an all-purpose defensive player for the Wolf Pack from 1946 to 1948. Trachok was one of two players selected to Nevada's Team of the Century as an all-purpose defender. Trachok coached the Nevada football team from 1959 to 1968 and was Nevada's athletic director from 1969 to 1986. Trachok was inducted into the Nevada Athletics Hall of Fame in 1975.
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Original date:
1947
Date Range:
Original collection:
Athletic Media Services Collection;
Graphic elements (TGM):
Genre (TGM):
Photographs
Rights:
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Digital publisher:
University of Nevada, Reno Libraries
Digital collection:
Wolf Pack Athletics Digital Collection
Format:
image/jp2
Master file quality:
24 bit color;
Conversion specifications:
Photographs were scanned at 600 ppi with an Epson Expression 11000 XL or Epson Perfection V600. Film transparencies, slides, and programs were scanned at a variety of resolutions on both Epson scanners. All tasks were performed using Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise Service Pack 1.
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