Early National Championships

Special Note

These books have been utilized to aid in the research of the information provided on this site. Every attempt has been made to understand who were the opponents played. The current school name has been chosen to be listed throughout this site to avoid confusion with schools that have changed names over the years.

Yearly College Football Guides


Year Official Football Guides/Record Books
1890 Spalding's Official Football Guide Main Edition only - Don't Have
1891 Spalding's Official Football Guide Main Edition only - Have
1892 Spalding's Official Football Guide Main Edition only - Have
1893 Spalding's Official Football Guide Main Edition only - Have
1894 Spalding's Official Football Guide Main Edition only - Don't Have
1895 Spalding's Official Football Guide Main Edition only - Have
1896 Spalding's Official Football Guide Main Edition only - Have
1897 Spalding's Official Football Guide Main Edition only - Don't Have
1898 Spalding's Official Football Guide Main Edition only - Have
1899 Spalding's Official Football Guide Main Edition only - Have
Year Official Football Guides/Record Books
1900 Spalding's Official Football Guide Main Edition only - Have
1901 Spalding's Official Football Guide Main Edition only - Have
1902 Spalding's Official Football Guide Main Edition only - Have
1903 Spalding's Official Football Guide Main Edition only - Have
1904 Spalding's Official Football Guide Main Edition only - Have
1905 Spalding's Official Football Guide Main Edition only - Have
1906 Spalding's Official Football Guide
Eastern Edition
Western Edition
Don't know which edition I have
1907 Spalding's Official Football Guide
Eastern Edition
Western Edition
Don't know which edition I have
1908 Spalding's Official Football Guide
Eastern Edition
Western Edition
Don't know which edition I have
1909 Spalding's Official Football Guide
Eastern Edition
Western Edition
Don't know which edition I have
Year Official Football Guides/Record Books
1910 Spalding's Official Football Guide
Eastern Edition - Have
Western Edition - Have
1911 Spalding's Official Football Guide
Eastern Edition - Have
Western Edition - Don't Have
Don't know which edition I have
1912 Spalding's Official Football Guide
Eastern Edition - Have
Western Edition - Have
1913 Spalding's Official Football Guide
Eastern Edition - Have
Western Edition - Have
1914 Spalding's Official Football Guide
Eastern Edition - Have
Western Edition - Don't Have
1915 Spalding's Official Football Guide
Eastern Edition - Have
Western Edition - Don't Have
1916 Spalding's Official Football Guide
Eastern Edition
Western Edition
Don't know which edition I have
1917 Spalding's Official Football Guide
Eastern Edition
Western Edition
Don't know which edition I have
1918 Spalding's Official Football Guide
Eastern Edition - Don't Have
Western Edition - Have
Don't know which edition I have
1919 Spalding's Official Football Guide
Main Edition only - Have
Year Official Football Guides/Record Books
1930 Spalding's Intercollegiate Football Guide
Eastern Edition
Western Edition
Pacific Coast Edition
Don't know which edition I have
1931 Spalding's Intercollegiate Football Guide
Eastern Edition
Western Edition
Pacific Coast Edition
Don't know which edition I have
1932 Spalding's Intercollegiate Football Guide
Eastern Edition
Western Edition
Pacific Coast Edition
Don't know which edition I have
1933 Spalding's Intercollegiate Football Guide
Main Edition only - Have
1935 Spalding's Intercollegiate Football Guide
Main Edition only - Have
1936 Spalding's Intercollegiate Football Guide
Main Edition only - Have
1937 Spalding's Intercollegiate Football Guide
Main Edition only - Have
1938 Spalding's Intercollegiate Football Guide
Main Edition only - Have
1939 Spalding's Intercollegiate Football Guide
Main Edition only - Have
Year Official Football Guides/Record Books
1940 Spalding's Official Football Guide
Main Edition only - Have
1941 The Official NCAA Football Guide
1942 The Official NCAA Football Guide
1943 The Official NCAA Football Guide
1944 The Official NCAA Football Guide
1945 The Official NCAA Football Guide
1946 The Official NCAA Football Guide
1947 The Official NCAA Football Guide
1948 The Official NCAA Football Guide
1949 The Official NCAA Football Guide
Year Official Football Guides/Record Books
1950 The Official NCAA Football Guide
1951 The Official NCAA Football Guide
1952 The Official NCAA Football Guide
1953 The Official NCAA Football Guide
1954 The Official Collegiate Football Record Book
1955 The Official Collegiate Football Record Book
1956 The Official Collegiate Football Record Book
1957 The Official Collegiate Football Record Book
1958 The Official Collegiate Football Guide
1959 The Official Collegiate Football Record Book
Year Official Football Guides/Record Books
1960 The Official Collegiate Football Record Book
1961 The Official Collegiate Football Record Book
1962 The Official Collegiate Football Guide
1962 The Official Collegiate Football Guide
1963 The Official Collegiate Football Record Book
1964 The Official Collegiate Football Guide
1965 The Official Collegiate Football Record Book
1966 The Official Collegiate Football Record Book
1967 The Official Collegiate Football Record Book
1968 The Official Collegiate Football Record Book
1969 The Official Collegiate Football Guide
Year Official Football Guides/Record Books
1970 The Official Collegiate Football Record Book
1971 The Official Collegiate Football Record Book
1972 The Official Collegiate Football Record Book
1973 The Official Collegiate Football Record Book
1974 NCAA Football
1975 NCAA Football
1976 The Official NCAA Football Guide
1977 The Official NCAA Football Guide
1977 The Official NCAA Football Records
1978 The Official NCAA Football Guide
1978 The Official NCAA Football Records
1979 NCAA Football
1979 The Official NCAA Football Records
Year Official Football Guides/Record Books
1980 NCAA Football
1980 The Official NCAA Football Records
1981 NCAA Football Records
1982 NCAA Football
1983 NCAA Football
1984 NCAA Football
1985 NCAA Football
1986 NCAA Football
1987 NCAA Football
1988 NCAA Football
1989 NCAA Football
Year Official Football Guides/Record Books
1990 NCAA Football
1991 Official NCAA Football
1992 Official NCAA Football
1993 Official NCAA Football
1994 NCAA Football - The Official College Football Records Book
1995 NCAA Football - The Official College Football Records Book
1996 NCAA Football - The Official College Football Records Book
1997 NCAA Football - The Official College Football Records Book
1998 NCAA Football - The Official College Football Records Book
1999 NCAA Football - The Official College Football Records Book
Year Official Football Guides/Record Books
2000 Official NCAA Football Records

Street and Smith's College Football Yearbooks


Year Street and Smith's Football Yearbooks
1956 Street and Smith's Football Yearbook
1957 Street and Smith's Football Yearbook
1958 Street and Smith's Football Yearbook
1962 Street and Smith's Football Yearbook
1966 Street and Smith's Official College Football Yearbook
1975 Street and Smith's Official College Football Yearbook
1976 Street and Smith's Official College Football Yearbook
1977 Street and Smith's Official College Football Yearbook
1978 Street and Smith's Official College Football Yearbook
1979 Street and Smith's Official College Football Yearbook
1980 Street and Smith's Official College Football Yearbook
1981 Street and Smith's Official College Football Yearbook
1982 Street and Smith's Official College Football Yearbook
1983 Street and Smith's Official College Football Yearbook
1984 Street and Smith's Official College Football Yearbook
1985 Street and Smith's Official College Football Yearbook

Miscellaneous Books


Miscellaneous Books Author/Editor/Publisher
Intercollegiate Football - A Complete Pictorial and Statistical Review from 1869 to 1934 Christy Walsh
1935 Supplement to Intercollegiate Football Glenn Whittle
1936 Supplement to Intercollegiate Football Glenn Whittle
1937 Supplement to Intercollegiate Football Glenn Whittle
College Football and All American Review Christy Walsh
Ronald Encyclopedia of Football Harold Claassen
College Football Scorebook Kenneth N. Carlson
The Impact of Southern Football Zipp Newman
Football: Facts & Figures Dr. L. H. Baker
College Football U.S.A. 1869-1971 - Official Book of the National Football Foundation John McCallum
Great College Football Coaches of the Twenties and Thirties Tim Cohane
Gridiron Greats Now Gone James Whalen, Sr.
The Crimson Tide - An Illustrated History of Football at The University of Alabama Winston Groom
The Crimson and White Book (Alabama) National Championship Foundation
The Maize and Blue Book (Michigan) National Championship Foundation
The Maroon and Gold Book (Minnesota) National Championship Foundation
The Green and Gold Book (Notre Dame) National Championship Foundation
The Scarlet and Grey Book (Ohio State) National Championship Foundation
The Crimson and Cream Book (Oklahoma) National Championship Foundation
The Cardinal and Gold Book (Southern California) National Championship Foundation
Go Gators - Official History of University of Florida Football Arthur Cobb
The Fighting Tigers - 75 Years of LSU Football Peter Finney
The First Hundred Years - A History of South Carolina Football John Chandler Griffin
Kings of American Football - The University of Maryland 1890-1952 Morris A. Bealle
The Glory Years of Football (Centenary College of Louisiana 1922-1942) Bentley Sloane
Glory of the Gridron Brad Fuqua
Ivy League Football Since 1872 John McCallum
The Real National Champions Unknown
2000 NJCAA Football Guide NJCAA
2000 NAIA Fall Sports Media Guide NAIA
The Blue Book of College Athletics: 1947-1948 McNitts, INC.
The Blue Book of College Athletics: 1948-1949 McNitts, INC.
The Blue Book of College Athletics: 1949-1950 McNitts, INC.
The Blue Book of College Athletics: 1950-1951 McNitts, INC.
The Blue Book of College Athletics: 1951-1952 McNitts, INC.
The Blue Book of College Athletics: 1952-1953 McNitts, INC.
The Blue Book of College Athletics: 1953-1954 McNitts, INC.
The Blue Book of College Athletics: 1954-1955 McNitts, INC.
Foot-Ball Rules For the Season of 1883 Wright & Ditson
Foot-Ball Rules and Referee's Book For the Season of 1888-9 Wright & Ditson
Foot-Ball Rules and Referee's Book For the Season of 1889-90 Wright & Ditson
Foot-Ball Rules and Referee's Book For the Season of 1890-91 Wright & Ditson