Rich Varga digital photograph collection, 1981-1995  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Varga, Rich
Title
Rich Varga digital photograph collection
Dates
1981-1995 (inclusive)
Quantity
151 items
Collection Number
P0952
Summary
The Rich Varga digital photograph collection consists of images of Rich Varga snowboarding and white water kayaking.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
84112-0860
Telephone: 801-581-8863
SPCreference@lists.utah.edu
Access Restrictions

Twenty-four hour advanced notice encouraged. Materials must be used on-site. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Languages
English


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Rich Varga was a professional snowboarder during the 1980s. Due to an injury in 1991, Varga retired and never returned to professional competition. This collection documents Varga's development as a snowboarder as well as the development of the sport of snowboarding. Images of white water kayaking, a summer hobby of Varga's, are also included in the collection.

The manuscripts counterpart of the Rich Varga collection contains copies of first issues of several snowboarding magazines and clippings of articles picturing Varga. The photograph collection contains digital scans taken from photographs and 35mm slides only. The originals were retained by Rich Varga.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

The library does not claim to control copyright for all materials in the collection. An individual depicted in a reproduction has privacy rights as outlined in Title 45 CFR, part 46 (Protection of Human Subjects). For further information, please review the J. Willard Marriott Library’s Use Agreement and Reproduction Request forms.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Rich Varga digital photograph collection, P0952, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: P0952.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 1 Early Snowboarding
  • 1: Rich Varga holding a pair of skis strapped together, 1981-1982 Photo by Csaba Varga
  • 2-4: Rich Varga, 1983-1984 Photos by Rob Varga
  • 5: Skiing and boarding equipment, 1984-1985 Photo by Rob Varga
  • 6-8: Rich Varga, 1985 Photos by Rob Varga
  • 9: Left to Right: Rich Varga, Rob Varga, John Wolt, Brett Fullmer, Tom Varga, Dave Heywood, 1985
  • 10: Steve Ludwig and Dennis Nazari checking out a jump, 1985 Photo by Rob Varga
  • 11: Rich Varga, 1985-1986 Photo by Rob Varga
  • 12: Rich Varga, 1989 Photo by Rob Varga
1981-1989
1 2 Half-pipe
  • 1-3: Rich Varga, 1987
  • 4: Rich Varga at Powder Mountain during the Beach Blast, 1988
  • 5: Rich Varga, 1988 Photo by Justin Jiminez
  • 6-7: Rich Varga, 1988 Photos by Drew Hicken
  • 8-22: Rich Varga, 1988 Photos by Brett Fullmer
  • 23-25: Rich Varga, 1989
  • 26: Rich Varga, 1989 Photo by Rob Varga
  • 27-37: Rich Varga, 1989
  • 38: Rich Varga, 1987-1988
1987-1989
1 3 Competitions
  • 1: Rich Varga, 1986 Photo by Rob Varga
  • 2: Rich Varga, 1987
  • 3: Rich Varga, 1988 Photo by Rob Varga
  • 4: Rich Varga, 1988-89 Photo by Dennis Nteari
1986-1989
1 4 Professional Photographs
  • 1: Rich Varga
  • 2-5: Rich Varga at Snowbird, 1990 Photo by Scott Markewitz
  • 6: Rich Varga, February 10, 1995 Photo by John Kelley
  • 7-8: Rich Varga, 1987 Photo by Scott Markewitz
  • 9 Rich Varga
1 5 Professional Slides
  • 1-13: Rich Varga, 1991 Photos by John L. Kelly of INI Enterprises
  • 14-18: Rich Varga kayaking, July 1992
  • 19-35: Rich Varga, 1993. Photos by John L. Kelly of INI Enterprises
  • 36-38: Rich Varga, 1993
  • 39: Rich Varga kayaking, 1993 Photo by Jennifer Larsen
  • 40-49: Rich Varga, 1995 Photos by John L. Kelly of INI Enterprises
1 6 Snowboarding (Addendum)
  • 1: Rich Varga snowboarding in the Aspen Campground, Big Cottonwood Canyon, 1983-1984 Photo by Rob Varga
  • 2-3: Rich Varga, 1983-1984 Photos by Rob Varga
  • 4-5: Rob and Rich Varga jumping off the roof of their home, 1983-1984 Photos by Csaba Varga
  • 6: Rob Varga, 1983-1984 Photo by Rich Varga
  • 7: Rob Varga at Flagstaff, 1983-1984 Photo by Rich Varga
  • 8-9: Rob Varga, 1983-1984 Photo by Rich Varga
  • 10-12: Dave Heywood riding on his Burton Backhill, 1983-1984 Photos by Rob Varga
  • 13: Lonnie Raymond, 1983-1984 Photo by Rob Varga
  • 14: Billy Diet at Powdergun, 1983-1984 Photo by Rob Varga
  • 15: Unidentified snowboarder, 1983-1984 Photo by Rob Varga
  • 16-22: Rich Varga, 1984-1985 Photos by Rob Varga
  • 23: Rich and Tom Varga, 1984-1985 Photo by Rob Varga
  • 24: Tom Varga, 1984-1985 Photo by Rob Varga
  • 25-28: Rob Varga, 1984-1985 Photos by Rich Varga
  • 29: Steve Ludwig and Rob Varga, 1984-1985 Photo by Tom Varga
  • 30: Steve Ludwig, 1984-1985 Photo by Rob Varga
  • 31: Billy Diet at Powdergun, Flagstaff's Bowl, 1984-1985 Photo by Rob Varga
  • 32: Jon Wolt on a Burton at Powder Gun, 1984-1985 Photo by Rob Varga
  • 33-34: Rob Varga above Cecret Lake, June 6, 1985 Photos by Rich Varga
  • 35-36: Dave Heywood above Cecret Lake, June 6, 1985 Photos by Rob Varga
  • 37: View above Cecret Lake, June 6, 1985 Photo by Rob Varga
  • 38: Rob Varga riding on a Sims, 1985-1986 Photo by Rich Varga
  • 39: Jon Wolt, 1985-1986 Photo By Rob Varga

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Kayaking--Photographs
  • Snowboarders--Photographs
  • Snowboarding--Utah--Photographs
  • Personal Names :
  • Varga, Rich--Photographs
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Photographic prints--Color
  • Slides--Color