Canadian Football Legends
Object ID:
2012.279.64
Date:
1969
Description:
Arthur Stevenson bust. A member of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame.
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Arthur Stevenson

Playing Career

Winnipeg Blue Bombers
1937 - 1941

Awards and Honours

All-Western Running Back
1937, 1940 (2)

All-Western Quarterback
1938, 1941 (2)

Grey Cup Participation
1937 - 1939, 1941 (4)

Grey Cup Winning Team(s)
1939, 1941 (2)

Career Highlights

  • Played 36 games with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.

  • Led the Western Interprovincial Rugby Union (WIFU) during the 1940 season.


Arthur Stevenson came to Canada after a brilliant collegiate career at Hastings College in Nebraska. In 1937, a reporter described Stevenson as "One of the finest all-around backfielders in college football".

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers went to the Grey Cup four of the five seasons Stevenson was on the team. He scored in the 1938 game and the following year kicked the winning point to lead the Blue Bombers over the Ottawa Rough Riders.

Arthur Stevenson is also a member of the Winnipeg Football Club Hall of Fame.

Inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame and Museum in 1969 as a player.

Class of 1969




Arthur U. ChipmanAndrew DaviesAbe EliowitzSam EtcheverryNorman KwongArthur Stevenson

People:
Stevenson, Arthur
Search Terms:
Canadian Football Hall of Fame
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