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THE SIR ARNOLD LUNN PAPERS
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Box: 1 Fold: 52 1931-1933
08/09/1931 - 11/29/1933

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence among AL and Geoffrey W. Young.

Item list:

ALS from Geoffrey W. Young to AL. 08/09/1931



Box: 1 Fold: 53 1930-1941
1939 - 10/14/1941

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding skiing during 1930-1941. Includes letters from W.A. Harriman, noted American diplomat.

Box: 1 Fold: 54 1943-1944
11/15/1943 - 12/10/1944

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding skiing and mountaneering during 1943-1944. Includes letters from mountaneers J.B. Jones and F. Smythe.

Box: 1 Fold: 55 1945
05/17/1945 - 12/14/1945

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding membership of ski clubs, mountain climbing and skiing publications. Includes ALS from G.Graham Macphee, and references to Count Aldo Bonacossa, Ricmers, and the status of German skiers that were members of the Reich.

Item list:

TLS from Frank Smythe to AL. 05/17/1945

TLS from Frank Smythe to AL. 05/29/1945



Box: 1 Fold: 56 1946-1948
02/04/1946 - 07/15/1948

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding skiing and climbing. There is a letter in reference to the death of Col. Edward Lisle Strutt, once president of the Alpine Club.

Box: 1 Fold: 57 1949
01/08/1949 - 12/20/1949

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding skiing during 1949. Includes abundant letters regarding AL's resignation from the council if the International Federation of skii (FIS), and letters to noted ski club figures like T.S. Blakeney and N.R. Ostergaard.

Item list:

ACS from Maria Eugenia, Queen of Spain, to AL. 06/27/1949

TLS from Avery Brundage to AL, discussing AL's resignation from the FIS. 06/28/1949

TLS from Avery Brundage to AL. 08/18/1949

TLS from the Duke of San Lucar to AL. 10/25/1940



Box: 1 Fold: 58 1950
01/02/1950 - 09/20/1950

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding skiing. Includes dicusions of various races and events, as well as TLS from Nona Smythe, TLS from R. Michelet,Kenneth C. Smith, and T.S. Blakeney, among others.

Item list:

TLS from Geoffrey W. Young to AL. 06/14/1950



Box: 1 Fold: 59 1951
01/27/1951 - 07/10/1951

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding AL's role in international skiing. Includes letters from several presidentsof national clubs, skiers and mountaneers.

Box: 1 Fold: 60 1952
01/17/1952 - 12/26/1952

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding skiing, including letters and reports from various ski association. TLS from Ernst Gertsch.

Box: 1 Fold: 61 1953
02/25/1953 - 06/03/1953

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the planning and execution of several skiing events. There is a letter discussing a controversy over skier Leigh Smith, and an ALS from Nona Smythe.

Box: 1 Fold: 62 1954-1956
06/14/1954 - 09/03/1956

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding skiing. Includes TCS from rock climber Peter Holmes.



Box: 1 Fold: 63 1957
02/14/1957 - 05/29/1957

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous correspondence regarding skiing. Includes a TLS possibly from Sir Roger B. Stevens.

Box: 1 Fold: 64 1959
01/08/1959 - 12/26/1959

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the planning and execution of several ski races, as well as discussions on blind control, locations for the races, and related topics.

Box: 1 Fold: 65 1960
01/04/1960 - 11/16/1960

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the planning and execution of several ski races. Includes abundant letters among AL and Major Peter R. Forbes.

Box: 1 Fold: 66 1961
01/18/1961 - 02/27/1961

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding AL's honoray membership in the Alpine Club.Also, TL from AL to Avery Brundage (27/02/1961)

Box: 1 Fold: 67 1962
02/15/1962 - 02/27/1962

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding a controversy between AL and the #Daily Mail.%



Box: 1 Fold: 68 1963 - 1964
10/08/1963 - 12/30/1964

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous correspondence regarding skiing. There are many letters among Elizabeth Hussey AL and the National Ski Federation of Great Britain. There is discussion regarding the participation of South Africa in the Olympic Games. TLS fr.embassy(July 3)

Box: 1 Fold: 69 1965
01/05/1965 - 12/31/1965

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding ski races and ski publications.

Item list:

TLS from Lord Exeter to AL. 06/14/1965

TLS from Lord Exeter to AL. 10/13/1965



Box: 1 Fold: 70 1966
01/27/1966 - 12/22/1966

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous correspondence address mostly to Elizabeth Hussey in relation to the publication of the "Ski Yearbook."

Box: 1 Fold: 71 1967
01/02/1967 - 12/27/1967

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence, mostly regarding the publishing of the "Ski Yearbook", among AL and Elizabeth Hussey. Also 2 TLS from Sir Edward Beddington-Behrens, fundraising appeal signed by AL and Lord Selkirk, references to AL's "Mountains of Youth".

Item list:

TLS from Avery Brundage to AL. 10/23/1967



Box: 1 Fold: 72 1968
02/20/1968 - 09/23/1968

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence, mostly from Elizabeth Hussey, regarding the "Ski Yearbook" and AL's personal arrangements for traveling. Printed chrismas card from Avery Brundage.

Box: 1 Fold: 73 1969
01/01/1969 - 12/29/1969

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding ski races, ski clubs, the "Yearbook", and other skiing affairs. There are several exchanges with the Scottish National Ski Council.

Box: 1 Fold: 74 1970
01/14/1970 - 12/28/1970

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding ski races, publications, clubs, broadcasts, etc. Includes TLS from Howard Bass and TLS from Ernst Gertsch.

Box: 2 Fold: 1 1971
02/18/1971 - 12/21/1971

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding ski races and publications. Includes several letters among AL and Elisabeth Hussey.

Item list:

TLS from the Earl of Selkirk to AL. 11/19/1971



Box: 2 Fold: 2 1972
01/20/1972 - 12/26/1972

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the controversy over the olympic amateur rules and professionalism in skiing. Includes TLS from Roderick McLeodand copies of "Olympic Crisis," open letter from AL to Lord Exeter. ref. death of P.Schlunegger +F. Glaner.

Item list:

TLS from Lord Exeter to AL. 11/06/1972

TLS from olympic gold medallist Christ Brasher to AL. 21/20/0197

TLS from Chris Brasher to AL. 12/20/1972



Box: 2 Fold: 3 1973
01/04/1973 - 12/28/1973

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding olympic amateurism. Includes opinions of noted figures of the world of skiing, including Roderick McCleod and Walter Amstuz. Also references to AL's "The Bernese Oberland", as well as to the death of Carl Weber.

Item list:

TLS from Ambassador Shelby C. Davis to AL. 01/04/1973

TLS from Princess Chichibu to AL. 11/26/1973



Box: 2 Fold: 4 1974
01/01/1974 - 12/06/1974

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding communism and amateurism in olympic skiing. Includes letters from Peter Selgman, Rodderick McCleod, Sigge Bergman, Peter Hofman, and Elizabeth Hussey. Also letters related to the deaths of Fritz Von Almen and AL himself.

Item list:

TLS from Ambassador Shelby C. Davis to AL. 03/05/1974

TLS from Ambassador Shelby C. Davis to AL. 03/05/1974

TLS from the Earl of Selkirk to AL. 05/07/1974

TLS from Ambassador Haruki Mori to AL, regarding Proncess Chichibu. 05/17/1974



Box: 2 Fold: 5 1975
01/10/1975 - 07/09/1975

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the publication of AL's last book #The Enchanted Lakes%. Also, TLS from Heinz Von Bidder to Phyllis.

Box: 2 Fold: 6 1976
11/11/1976 - 12/30/1976

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the publication of "The Enchanted Lakes".

Box: 2 Fold: 7 1977
01/14/1977 - 12/21/1977

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence regarding the publication of AL's #Enchanted Lakes%. Abundant letters from Gottlieb Michel. There are several letters from friends congratulating Phyllis for the book, including William Buckley.

Box: 2 Fold: 8 1980
01/15/1980

DESCRIPTION: TLS from Phyllis Lunn to John Samuel, regarding Walter Amstutz's Arnold Lunn memorial lecture.

Box: 2 Fold: 9 Undated from AL
Undated

DESCRIPTION: Undated letters by AL regarding skiing. Includes letters to William Buckley, Geoffrey W. Young and Peter Lunn, among others.

Box: 2 Fold: 10 Undated Letters to Elizabeth Hussey
Undated

DESCRIPTION: Undated correspondence from AL to Elizabeth Hussey, regarding the "Ski Yearbook", "Ski Survey", ski races and other related affairs.

Box: 2 Fold: 11 Undated letters to AL
Undated

DESCRIPTION: Undated letters to AL regarding ski races, ski publications and related affairs. Includes 2 ALS from Geoffrey W. Young.

Box: 2 Fold: 12 Acton, Daphne
09/22/1937 - 11/25/1937

DESCRIPTION: 5 ALS from Daphne Acton to AL and 4 TLS from AL ot Daphne Acton.

Box: 2 Fold: 13 Aguilera, G., Count of Alba de Yeltes
04/19/1937 - 01/20/1938

DESCRIPTION: 3 TLS from the Count of Alba de Yeltes to AL and 5 copies of TLS from AL to the Count.

Box: 2 Fold: 14 Belloc, Hilaire
05/06/1912 - 06/07/1938

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence among Hilaire Belloc and AL. There are 10 ALS, 10 TLS and 2 ACS from Belloc to AL as well as 15 copies of TL from AL to Belloc. There are references to H.G Wells works, and discussions over their own works and intellectual thoughts.

Box: 2 Fold: 15 Bonacossa, Aldo
12/29/1945 - 01/13/1970

DESCRIPTION: 3 ALS and 2 ALS from Count Aldo Boncacossa to AL. Also 2 TL from AL to Count Bonacossa.

Box: 2 Fold: 16 Bonacossa, Etta
07/29/1934 - 02/20/1971

DESCRIPTION: 40 ALS and 2 ACS from Countess Etta Bonacossa to AL. Also, 48 TLS and 1 ALS from AL to the Countess.

Box: 2 Fold: 17 Bonacossa, Sophia
10/13/1938 - 07/09/1957

DESCRIPTION: 18 ALS from Marchesa Sophia Bonacossa, to AL. Also, 32 TL (some signed) from AL to the Marchesa.

Box: 2 Fold: 18 Buckley, William F., Jr.
08/24/1965 - 11/30/1971

DESCRIPTION: 7 TLS from William Buckley to AL. Also 6 TLS from AL to Buckley, as well as a letter from Buckley's son, Christopher, to AL.

Box: 2 Fold: 19 Coulton, George Gordon
12/30/1943 - 11/23/1943

DESCRIPTION: 2 ALS and several notes from George Gordon Coulton to AL. Also 2 TLS from AL to Coulton.

Box: 2 Fold: 20 Courcel, H.
1974

DESCRIPTION: 3 ALS from French Ambassador in London, H. Courcel to AL. Also copy of a TL from AL to Madame La Baronne de Courcel.

Box: 2 Fold: 21 De Orleans-Borbon, Alfonso
02/02/1975 - 04/16/1935

DESCRIPTION: Abundant correspondence among Alfonso De Orleans-Borbon and AL. There are 34 ALS and 14 TLS from ALfonso De Orleans-Borbon to AL and 12 copies of AL's TL to him.

Box: 2 Fold: 22 De Orleans-Borbon, Alfonso
Undated

DESCRIPTION: 7 copies of undated TLs from AL to Alfonso De Orleans-Borbon. 1 undated AN possibly from Alfonso De Orleans-Borbon.

Box: 2 Fold: 23 De Orleans-Borbon y Coburgo, Alvaro
02/14/1933 - 10/13/1975

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence among AL and Alvaro De Orleans-Borbon y Coburgo, son of Alfonso De Orleans-Borbon. There are 5 TLS, 6 ALS and 1 ACS from Alvaro to AL and 8 copies of TL from AL to Alvaro.

Box: 2 Fold: 24 De Orleans-Borbon y Coburgo, Alvaro
Undated

DESCRIPTION: 3 undated TLS from AL to Alvaro De Orleans-Borbon y Coburgo.

Box: 2 Fold: 25 De Orleans-Borbon, Beatriz of Coburgo
02/23/1932 - 05/23/1960

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence among the Infanta Beatriz and AL. Includes TLS, 12 ALS from the Infanta to Lunn, and 23 copies of TL from AL to the Infanta.

Box: 2 Fold: 26 De Orleans-Borbon, Beatriz, Undated
Undated

DESCRIPTION: 4 copies of undated TL from AL to the Infanta.

Box: 2 Fold: 27 Devin-Adair Company
08/06/1971 - 04/14/1975

DESCRIPTION: 4 TLS from Devin A. Garrity, of Devin-Adair, publishers of AL in America, regarding a reprint of Spanish Rehearsal.

Box: 2 Fold: 28 Elias, Gretta
Undated

DESCRIPTION: 14 ALS from AL's friend, Gretta ELias. One of the letters is dated 1911. Discussions regarding AL's activities, books and engagement with Joan Plower.

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