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Elizabeth Hussy Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M398
Collection contains papers, correspondence, awards, clippings, photo albums, ephemera, memorabilia, and other materials related and/or belonging to Elizabeth Hussy.

Dates

  • Other: 1903-2005

Creator

Extent

9.0 Linear Feet (13 containers)

9.0 Linear Feet (13 containers)

9.0 Linear Feet (13 containers)

Scope and Contents

All materials are ski related and the contents are separated into seven (7) series. Series 1: Photo Albums. Series 2: Club Policies. Series 3: Reports and Financial Documents. Series 4: Card Catalog and Correspondence. Series 5: Awards. Series 6: Emphemera and Memorabilia. Series 7: Games and Artwork.

Biographical / Historical

Elizabeth Hussy (1935) worked for a motoring magazine until she began working with the Ski Club of Great Britain in 1945. She was the assistant editor of the British Ski Year Book, Ski Notes, and Queries; she also assited Arnold Lunn with his publications. She was a distinguished skiier, ski historian, belonged to several ski clubs and national/international committees, and received numerous awards. Also well-known in the skiing world is her sister, Philippa.

Source

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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