Skiing, a historical snapshot: ski history years 1937 through 1939

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Title Skiing, a historical snapshot: ski history years 1937 through 1939
Alternative Title Accn_1601_22
Creator Engen, Alan K.
Date 1937; 1938; 1939
Temporal Coverage 1937 through 1939
Spatial Coverage Utah; Idaho; Sun Valley (Idaho); Alta (Utah)
Subject Skis and skiing--Utah--History; Skis and skiing--Tournaments; Ski jumping--Utah; Skis and skiing--Training; Ski resorts--Utah--History; Sun Valley (Idaho); Ski resorts--Idaho--History; Skis and skiing--Idaho--History; Alta (Utah)--History; Engen, Alf, 1909-1997; Engen, Sverre; Engen, Corey, 1916-2006; Ruud, Sigmund, 1907-1994
Keywords Ski jumping; Ecker Hill; Utah Ski Club; Sigmund Ruud; Alf Engen; Ted Rex; Sun Valley; Dick Durrance; Kaare Engen; Big Cottonwood Canyon; Brighton; Alta; National Ski Association of America; Sverre Fredheim; Sigurd Ulland; Ted Rex; Sverre Engen; Eugene Wilson; Roy Mikkelsen; Roger Ronning; Sidney Engen; Einar Fredbo; Dave Quinney; Reidar Andersen; Roger Langley
Description Scrapbook compiled by Alan K. Engen containing materials illustrative of the history of skiing (mainly in Utah) during the years 1937 through 1939. Includes photographs, newspaper and magazine articles about ski jumping, tournaments, and ski resorts in Utah and Idaho, especially Alta, Ecker Hill, and Sun Valley, and tracks the career of Alf Engen as both skier and ski area developer for the U.S. Forest Service. There are also articles about Alf Engen's marriage to Evelyn Pack in 1938; his 1943 Ski Patrol certificate; historical articles on Alta from the Alta Powder News, 1974 and 1987; and several historical notes composed by Alan K. Engen.
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Scanning Technician Niko Amaya; Ellen Moffat
ARK ark:/87278/s61p2btc
Setname uum_akep
ID 1395692
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