Peter S. Ecker papers, 1930s-1950s  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Ecker, Peter S.
Title
Peter S. Ecker papers
Dates
1930s-1950s (inclusive)
Quantity
1 folder, (0.1 linear feet)
Collection Number
Accn2577
Summary
The Peter S. Ecker papers consist of photocopied news clippings and booklet regarding Intermountain Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) basketball and information about Ecker Hill and the 1947 Intermountain Ski Jumping Championships.
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


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Peter S. Ecker was born March 25, 1898 in Oslo, Norway, a son of Ole and Ingeborg Ecker. He married Gudrun Kaalstad on April 21, 1920. Ecker was owner and operator of Ecker's Photo Studio for 40 years and a pioneer in ski promotion in Salt Lake City, Utah. He was president of the Intermountain Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) and sponsored AAU basketball teams as early as 1933. In March of 1959, Ecker was admitted to the Utah State Amateur Sports Association Hall of Fame.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Peter S. Ecker papers consist of photocopied news clippings and booklet regarding Intermountain Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) basketball and information about Ecker Hill and the 1947 Intermountain Ski Jumping Championships.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the Peter S. Ecker papers must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Peter S. Ecker papers, Accn 2577, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: Accn 2577.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Ski jumping--Utah--History--Sources
  • Personal Names :
  • Ecker, Peter S.--Archives
  • Corporate Names :
  • Amateur Athletic Union of the United States
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Clippings