The Coleman Papers consist of materials generated and collected by alumnus and baseball coach Ralph O. Coleman that reflect his career with OSU athletics, his military training and service, honors that he received, and his work for the U.S. Army leading baseball and basketball coaching clinics in Europe and Japan.
2.7 cubic feet, including 250 photographs; 2 archives boxes, 1 16x20 oversize box, and 1 map folder
Biographical information related to Ralph O. Coleman and an interview with Ralph O. Coleman, Jr. can be found in the Oregon State University Sesquicentennial Oral History Collection (OH 26). Additional material related to OSU baseball can be found in the online exhibit Oregon State Baseball: 100 Years to a National Championship, 1907–2006. Collections related to Coleman's career at OSU include the Intercollegiate Athletics Records (RG 007), the Intercollegiate Athletics Photographic Collection (P 031), theSports Media Guides (PUB 054), College of Health and Human Performance Records (RG 031), and the Oregon State University Memorabilia Collection (MC).