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Ishpeming Ski Club records

 Collection — Box: 04-07-01
Identifier: MSS-254

Scope and Contents

This collection contains materials relating to the Ishpeming Ski Club in Ishpeming, Michigan from 1904-1948. The materials consist of skier biographies, newspaper clippings, meeting minutes and annual reports, and correspondence.


  • 1904-1948

Conditions Governing Access

No Restrictions. Open for Research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from the Ishpeming Ski Club records collection must be obtained from the University Archivist. The University Archivist may be reached by phone at 906-227-1225, or e-mail, The University Archivist may also be reached in Room 126 of the Learning Resource Center, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI.


1 folder


This collection was processed as a small manuscript collection and consists of one folder with materials separated by subject and arranged in chronological order.

The collection consists of one folder with the materials separated into the following:

General Subject and Correspondence: Copy of membership certificate for the National Ski Association (1905); Event Flyer for The Greatest Jump (1905); Clippings from the Ishpeming and Environs newspaper of Feb 1924; Letter relating to the construction of the National Ski Museum (1948); and a handwritten listing of Ski Club Officers for the years 1887, 1891, and 1901.

International Ski Federation (FIS) World Championship Bios: Sally Deaver (Murray) - Bad Gastein, Austria (1958) Barbara Hale Ferries (Henderson) - Chamonix, France (1962) Joan Hannah - Chamonix, France (1962) Marilyn Cochran (Brown) - Val Gardena, Italy (1970) Elizabeth Ann Clifford - Val Gardena, Italy (1970) James Hunter - Sapparo, Japan (1972) Gregory Jones - Innsbruck, Austria (1976)

Annual Reports (1905-1908, 1921, 1922, 1936, 1938, 1941, 1945)

Meeting Minutes (1904, 1910-1914)
Ishpeming Ski Club records
Glenda K. Ward
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives Repository

Harden Learning Resources Center 126
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette 49855 United States
906-227-1333 (Fax)


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