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  • Ski Collection Ephemera

    ID: M302

    Creator: Sonny Ideker, Bookseller

    Abstract: This collection was assembled by vendors and purchased by University of Denver Special Collections in two separate transactions, one in 2011 and the second in 2015. It contains brochures, photos, posters, and other ephemera associated with skiing and other winter sports.

  • Paper Fan with Off-Balance Skier Image, circa 1920

    Record ID: M302.0018.00001

    Component Level: Item

    Creator: Imprimerie Chambrelent

    Abstract: On the face of the fan, a man wearing brown boots, red and white argyle socks, white plus-fours, jacket and gloves skis downslope losing both his balance and his green cap. He manages to retain his poles. The fan is white paper, with dark [vegetation? bare?] patches in the nearground, mountains with forest and snowfields in the background.

  • University of Colorado Ski Team Member, between 1981-1982

    Record ID: U300.01.0069.00059

    Component Level: Item

    Abstract: University of Colorado (CU) ski team member rounds a gate in a slalom event.

  • Tennis: Milstein

    Record ID: B132.01.0001.0004

    Component Level: File

    Abstract: Brothers Sam and Sid Milstein were born to eastern European immigrants in the early 1900s in Denver, Colorado. Their father Harry Milstein raised cattle. In 1928, they became charter members of the Denver Tennis Club. The brothers won doubles chamipionships in the 1930s and 1940s. Sam won his first tennis tournament at age 14 and reached the quarterfinals in the European Senior Championships in Italy in 1958. They opened the Aspen Leaf ski and tennis shop in downtown Denver which later moved to Cherry Creek. In 2000 they were inducted into the Colorado Tennis Hall of Fame.

  • Athletics - Skiing, between 1995-2003

    Record ID: U300.06.0412.0009

    Component Level: File

    Abstract: Skiing conditioning manual, newspaper clippings, photocopies of newspaper clippings

  • Athletics - Skiing, between 1944-1995

    Record ID: U300.06.0412.0011

    Component Level: File

    Abstract: Skiing lettermen winners list from 1944-1964, photocopies from the K-Book, and rosters from 1949-1979.

  • University of Denver Ski Team Member John Cress, between 1954-1955

    Record ID: U300.01.0004.00012

    Component Level: Item

    Abstract: University of Denver (DU) Pioneers skier John Cress races downhill on an alpine run. Reproduced in the 1955 Kynewisbok, page 88.

  • University of Denver Ski Team Member Gerry McClellan, between 1953-1954

    Record ID: U300.01.0004.00013

    Component Level: Item

    Abstract: University of Denver (DU) Pioneers ski team member Gerry McClellan competes in an alpine race.

  • University of Denver Ski Team Member Ole Gotaas, between 1953-1954

    Record ID: U300.01.0004.00014

    Component Level: Item

    Abstract: University of Denver (DU) Pioneers skier Ole Gotaas competes in an alpine race.

  • University of Denver Ski Team Members and Coach, between 1950-1960

    Record ID: U300.01.0004.00016

    Component Level: Item

    Abstract: Several University of Denver (DU) Pioneers ski team members, one in a letterman's jacket, and head coach Willy Schaeffler, receive an envelope from DU administrators.