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    US yearly lists before 1957?
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    I see US year lists for 1953 and 1955 in T&FN / TN , but no others before 1957. Where would I find them?

    Or world lists before 1950?

    They must exist, yes?
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    There was a series of books Track and Field Performances through the Years with Volume 1 starting around 1920..with yearly lists....I have a couple of them...
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    There were 3 volumes...

    Vol. 1 : 1929-1936.
    Vol. 2 : 1937-1944.
    Vol. 3 : 1945-1950.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Conor Dary View Post
    There were 3 volumes...

    Vol. 1 : 1929-1936.
    Vol. 2 : 1937-1944.
    Vol. 3 : 1945-1950.
    And different groups are now working on 1900-1910 and 1910-1920
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    Quote Originally Posted by Conor Dary View Post
    There were 3 volumes...

    Vol. 1 : 1929-1936.
    Vol. 2 : 1937-1944.
    Vol. 3 : 1945-1950.
    Quote Originally Posted by bambam1729 View Post
    And different groups are now working on 1900-1910 and 1910-1920
    And in between there is a 4th Quercetani/Magnusson volume covering 1921-28.

    The OP asks for US lists, and although there are plenty of US entries, these volumes are World Lists.

    The women's lists in these volumes may be limited in depth. The definitive work on Women's Yearly Performer World Lists prior to 1963 is:

    https://www.sendsport.net/product-en...d-revised.html
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    So the answer is 'no' for historical USA lists?

    And the men's world lists are out-of-print / unavailable?

    And the women's lists are also unavailable!

    Well, that's a sad state of affairs for T&F statistical inquiry - not that people are lining up at Wal-Mart for T&F stat books . . . .
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    Quote Originally Posted by Atticus View Post
    So the answer is 'no' for historical USA lists?

    And the men's world lists are out-of-print / unavailable?

    And the women's lists are also unavailable!

    Well, that's a sad state of affairs for T&F statistical inquiry - not that people are lining up at Wal-Mart for T&F stat books . . . .
    Not surprising they are out of print....the audience for a book like that is miniscule at best...that is why I got a copy when they first appeared...
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    And the women's lists are also unavailable!
    Although the bookstore/distributor I linked to for the Women's book is out of stock, you might want to check with the compilers using the info found here:

    http://atfs.org/atfs-member-publications/
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    I bought them from TandFnews years ago...
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