Collection Description: Yellow Red Koninklijke Voetbalclub (KV) Mechelen was founded in 1904 and is one of the city of Mechelen’s two main football clubs – the other being its long-standing rival Racing Mechelen. KV Mechelen is a football club with a rich history and a vibrant supporter culture. While the club spent most of its existence commuting between the first two flights of the Belgian competition, its heydays were in the 1940s and in the late 1980s.
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Collection Name: Frederick "Fritz" Steinbrecher Collection 1910
Collection Description (from online finding aid): Frederick "Fritz" Steinbrecher was born in 1888 and received a B.Phil from the University of Chicago in 1913. He played for the University baseball team during its first trip to Japan in 1910.