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Title Utah Ski Archives Newsletter: 2001 (Autumn), no. 19
Creator Friends of the Ski Archives
Subject Skis and Skiing--Periodicals; Skiing--Utah--History
Description The Utah Ski and Snowboard Archives is one of the most comprehensive collections in the entire country for research into the history and development of Utah's prospering winter sports industry. The archives document the history of ski competition on local, national, and international levels; the founding of major resorts; snow safety and avalanche control; ski equipment; ski instruction; freestyle skiing; the 10th Mountain Division; back-country skiing; and virtually every facet of winter sports in Utah and the surrounding region. The archives are the repository for the Salt Lake Winter Olympics Games Bid Committee records and the records of the 2002 games themselves.
Table of Contents Stein Eriksen and Freestyle Skiing--Catching Air and Ski Archives Honors; Archives Photos Unfold in Unique Library Keepsake; Ski Archives Adds to Collections; Snowboarders Give Archives Contemporary Look; Ski Archives Exhibits Hit the Road; Park City Awaits International Ski Congress; Pat Miller Enters Hall of Fame
Publisher University of Utah Marriott Library Ski Archives Program
Date 2001-10
Type Text
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Source Accn 1086
Language eng
Relation Is part of: Utah Ski Archives
Is Part of Ski Archive
Rights Management Digital image copyright 2005, University of Utah. All rights reserved.
Holding Institution Special Collections, Marriott Library, University of Utah.
Source Physical Dimensions 22 cm x 28 cm
Newsletter Date Utah Ski Archives Newsletter, Autumn 2001, No. 19
Scanning Technician David Sume
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor; David Sume; Kenning Arlitsch; Chris Anderson
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Date Created 2005-03-16
Date Modified 2015-12-11
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Description No. 19 - Autumn, 2001 J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah Editor: Mike Korologos Stein Eriksen and Freestyle Skiing Catching Air and Ski Archives Honors By Mike Korologos Stein Eriksen and freestyle skiing - A punster could say they've gone head-over-heals for each other. So much so that they have earned a niche in the annals of skiing. What's more, they've earned the . V. accolades of ski historians who will \ : honor them during the 2001 Ski ^yfcs, ?" Affair at the Grand America Hotel in W r downtown Salt Lake City. Eriksen ] " " will receive the S.J. and J.E. Quinney Award for his achievements and con- i tributions to skiing. Ereestyle skiing will be recognized for the historic role it has played in the advancement of skiing. Under the auspices of the J. Willard Marriott Library at the University of Utah, the Ski Affair will include a large reception and silent action at 6 p.m., followed by dinner and awards ceremonies on Tuesday, Oct. 23. The event will be capped by a video presentation highlighting the accomplishments of the two award-winners. The festive evening will mark the 12 annual fund-raising gathering whose proceeds go toward locating, preserving, cataloging and making available to the public and news media important documents, photos, 3 : : ; i Grand America Hotel : LfN.E films/videos, oral histories and scrapbooks on skiing in the Intermountain Area. Between 600 and 700 are expected to renew friendships and relive ski stories at the 2001 Ski Affair. According to Barbara Amidon, chair of the Ski Affair volunteer advisory board, reservations are necessary and must be made by Oct. 16. A table of 10 may be reserved for $1,200, of which a large portion is tax deductible. "We are a nonprofit ^ organization and depend on private .**• luncung to continue the work of preserving the colorful history of skiing in Utah and the region and sharing it with the public," she said. Individual seating is $50. Reservations can be made by logging on to the Archives web site at or by calling 801-581-8558 with a credit card number.Eriksen, the stylish Norwegian Olympic gold and silver medallist-turned ski aficionado/ambassador/pro-moter/director of skiing is credited on many fronts with introducing to the masses the specter of safely performing aerial maneuvers on skis. Today, freestyle skiing merits the rarified status as one of the hottest Olympic Winter Games tickets and as one of skiing's fastest-growing segments. ... continued on page 2
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Source Utah Ski Archives Newsletter 2001
Newsletter Date Autumn2001_no.19_p.1
Setname uum_usan
Date Created 2005-03-11
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 190230
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