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Catalog Number 2009.030.046
Description Plaque commemorating Clyde Conner of South San Francisco High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 19, 1992. Plaque includes image of Conner and a brief biography: "Clyde Conner is an alumnus of South San Francisco High School and the College of San Mateo. He may be unique in the annals of San Mateo County high school and community college athletics. Primarily a basketball player during those formative years, Conner only dabbled in Football, playing the sport in his senior year at SSF. He played only basketball during his one year at CSM. As a transfer at College of the Pacific, Conner was, again, a basketball star. But he went out for football in his senior year. He then was spotted by the Forty-Niners of the NFL, made the professional team as a walk-on and wound up leading the club in receiving on several occasions. Conner played eight seasons for the San Francisco club."
Object Name Plaque, Award
Collection 3D - Personal Symbols
Title Clyde Conner Sports Hall of Fame Plaque
Date May 19, 1992
Inscription Text "B / 3" (handwritten in black ink on masking tape attached to back)
Provenance Plaque and induction was sponsored by The Times of San Mateo.
Dimensions H-12 W-9 D-1 inches
Search Terms Sports
Football
South San Francisco High
Basketball
Conner, Clyde
San Francisco 49ers
Subjects Sports
Football
Awards
Basketball
People Conner, Clyde