John A. H. Keith
Keith pictured in Norther 1900, Northern Illinois yearbook
November 28, 1869|
|Died||February 22, 1931
|Alma mater||Harvard College (A.M. 1900)|
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|Head coaching record|
John Alexander Hull Keith (November 28, 1869 – February 22, 1931) was an American educator as well as an American football and basketball coach. He served as the head football coach at Northern Illinois University from 1899 to 1903 and at Illinois State University in 1907, compiling a career college football record of 25–6–7. Keith was also the head basketball coach at Northern Illinois from 1900 to 1902 and again in 1904–05, tallying a mark of 13–7 in three seasons. He also taught at the school as a professor of pedagogy and as an assistant professor of psychology.
- Harvard Alumni Directory. 1934. Retrieved August 22, 2015.
- Leonard, J.W.; Marquis, A.N. (1910). Who's who in America 6. Marquis Who's Who. Retrieved August 22, 2015.
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- "The First Century". NIUHUSKIES.COM - The Northern Illinois Official Athletic Site. CBS Interactive. Retrieved August 22, 2015.
- "Dr. J. A. H. Keith Called By Death". The Indiana Progress (Indiana, Pennsylvania). February 25, 1931. p. 1. Retrieved January 26, 2016 – via Newspapers.com.