In 1909 when Howard College was located in East Lake, the college formed a rowing club. Members of the club were James R. Hudnall, J. Pendleton Webb, Will W. Burns, Ed J. Berry, Julius H. Wright, Spurgeon R. Hutto, Drayton H. Doherty, John C. Watson, James D. Jackson, and Pink S. Jackson.
- Willoughby, Avalee, History and Philosophical Foundations of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics at Samford University 1900 - 1970. University of Alabama 1972.
- Photographs, Special Collection, Samford University Library, SCAV 121.