Intermountain Ski Instructors Association records, 1937-1998  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Intermountain Ski Instructors Association
Title
Intermountain Ski Instructors Association records
Dates
1937-1998 (inclusive)
Quantity
11 boxes, (4.25 linear feet)
Collection Number
Accn0425
Summary
The Intermountain Ski Instructors Association records contain materials documenting the activities of the Intermountain Ski Instructors and various other ski-related organizations, including the Professional Ski Instructors Association, the Far West Instructors, and the Rocky Mountain Ski Instructors. Included are meeting minutes, financial records, newsletters, correspondence, and reports. The Intermountain Ski Instructors Association was formed in 1950. The purpose of the organization was to promote skiing by providing competent ski instructors.
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
special@library.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


Historical NoteReturn to Top

The Intermountain Ski Instructors Association was formed in 1950. The purpose of the organization was to promote skiing by providing competent ski instructors. In addition to certifying instructors, the Association also conducted free clinics, sponsored a demonstration team, supported area competitions, and distributed a newsletter to members, area operators, the media, and various national ski organizations.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Intermountain Ski Instructors Association Records (1937-1998) contains material on this association and other ski-related organizations. The records consist of meeting minutes, financial and business documents, event and committee records, certification documents, rosters, and newsletters. Boxes 1 and 2 contain board of directors records and meeting minutes. Box 3 contains correspondence, bylaws, reports, questionnaires, and meeting minutes produced by various committees. Similar documents relating to instructor certification are in box 4. Box 5 holds records regarding the business and financial aspects of the association. Box 6 contains event records, including party planning and seminar information, and newsletters. Ski school and other instruction-oriented documents are in box 7. Records from the Professional Ski Instructors Association are located in box 8. Correspondence, meeting minutes, newsletters, and pamphlets concerning the National Ski Association of America are in box 9. Documents regarding a variety of ski schools and ski associations, including the Far West Instructors and Rocky Mountain Ski Instructors associations, are housed in box 10.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Intermountain Ski Instructors Association records, ACCN 0425, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: ACCN 0425.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

I :  Board of DirectorsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 1-2
Executive Meetings and Board of Directors Meetings
1956-1969
1 3
Board of Directors Meetings and Organizational Papers
1970
2 1-10
Board of Directors Meetings
1968-1972
2 11
Original Board of Directors Packets
1972
2 12
Board of Directors Correspondence
1972-1973
2 13-21
Board of Directors Meetings
1972-1974

II :  CommitteesReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
3 1-2
Technical Committee
1967; 1970-1971
3 3
By-Laws Study Committee
1969
3 4-6
Credentials Committee
1969-1971
3 7-8
Ethics Committee
1970-1972
3 9-11
Executive Committee
1970-1971
3 12-13
Publicity Committee
1970-1971
3 14-15
Awards Committee
1970-1972
3 16
Demonstration Committee
1970-1971
3 17
Group Study Committee
1970-1971
3 18
Historical Committee
1970-1971
3 19-20
Clinic Committee
1971
3 21
Election Committee
1971
3 22-23
Ski School Directors Committee
1971-1972

III :  CertificationReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
4 1
“Programs for the Certification of Ski Teachers by the USFASA”
1937
4 2-10
Certification Documents
1963-1967; 1970-1974
4 11
“Past, Present, and Future,” 20th Anniversary Manuscript
1971
4 12
“Certified Ski Instructor” Sign

IV :  Business OperationsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
5 1
Articles of Incorporation
1964
5 2
Proxy Records
1965
5 3
Secretaries Report
1969-1971
5 4-7
Fall Seminar
1969-1971
5 8
Ski Equipment for Instructors Records
1969-1971
5 9
Articles of Incorporation, Amended By-Laws
1969-1970
5 10
Intermountain Ski Areas Association
1970-1971
5 11
Study Group Correspondence and Reports
1970-1971
5 12-13
Executive Secretary
Photographs originally found with these documents have been photocopied and transferred to the Multimedia Division (P0414).
1970-1971
5 14
Secretarial Correspondence
1971
5 15
Ski Industry Representative
1971
5 16-17
Business Meeting Records
1971-1972
5 18
Presidency Documents
1971
5 19
Vice-Presidency Documents
1971
5 20
Disbursement Records
1972-1973
5 21
Lifetime Membership Letter
1972
5 22-23
Correspondence, Administrative Vice President
1970-1971; 1973

V :  EventsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
6 1-2
Demonstration Team Documents
1964-1966; 1970-1971
6 3
Party Documents
6 4
Assorted Newsletters
1968-1973
6 5-6
North American Ski Instructors Congress
1970-1971
6 7
Veteran Ski Instructors Reunion
1992

VI :  Ski InstructionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
7 1
Coaches Report, 9th Interski
1970
7 2-3
Correspondence, Memos, Notes, Agendas, Minutes
1970
7 4
Ski School Report and Questionnaire
1970
7 5-10
Spring Clinic
1970-1975
7 11
Examiners College
1975

VII :  Professional Ski Instructors of AmericaReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
8 1
“Modern Marketing and the Ski World,” Conference Address
1965
8 2
Case Study
1966
8 3
Board of Directors Report, Ed Pond
8 4-8
Board of Directors Meetings
1966-1968; 1971-1973
8 9
Correspondence
1969
8 10
Correspondence, Memos, Mailing Lists
1969-1971
8 11
Budget and Budget Forecast
1972-1974

VIII :  National Ski Association of AmericaReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
9 1-8
Files of William Lash
These folders contain correspondence, memos, news clippings, and other documents collected by Lash, who was affiliated with the National Ski Association, the Intermountain Ski Instructors Association, and the Professional Ski Instructors of America.
1952-1953; 1958-1962; 1970-1971
9 9
Correspondence, Paul Valar
1968-1970
9 10
Ski Industry Relations
1960
9 11
National Ski Association of America Correspondence
1958-1961
9 12
Certification Committee Meeting
1958
9 13
44th Annual Convention Minutes
1952
9 14
Ski Instructors Committee
1959
9 15
Conference at Brighton
1960
9 16
Skiing Bibliography
This folder contains photocopies of bibliographic 3 x 5 cards containing information published on skiing between 1890 and 1968.
9 17
Intermountain Division, United States Ski Association Directory
1964-1965
9 18
Ski Publications and Communications
9 19
Skiing: Allais Technique, by Robert Albouy

IX :  Schools and AssociationsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
10 1
Progress Report and Correspondence, National Council of Ski Instructors of America
1952-1953
10 2-5
Far West Ski Instructors Documents
1952; 1956-1962
10 6
Northern Rocky Mountain Ski Instructors Association, Chuck Hibbard Correspondence
1957-1960
10 7
Southern Rocky Mountain Ski Instructors Association, George Engel and Curt Chase Correspondence
1957-1960
10 8
Pacific Northwest Ski Instructor’s Association, Harlacher and Kihlman Correspondence
1959-1960
10 9
Greater Salt Lake Ski Schools, Inc.
1963-1964
10 10
Rocky Mountain Ski Instructors Association Certification Records
1968

X :  AddendaReturn to Top

The addendum, included in folders 1-5 (1978-1998), contains by-laws, articles, minutes, rosters, and publications. This addendum was transferred from The Norm Burton Papers (Accn 1814) in June 2000. This addendum, included in folders 16-18 was processed by Peter Goodro in January 2002 and contains articles and bylaws, policies, rosters, minutes and correspondence of the Intermountain Ski Instructors Association (ISIA). The addendum, included in folder 19 (2001), contains a booklet which was used at the PSIA-Intermountain-AASI Spring Clinic held at Snowbasin in April 2001. This addendum was donated by PSIA Intermountain Division in February 2003 and was prepared by Lea Kinikini in 2003.

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
11 1
By-Laws
11 2-9
“The Instructors Edge: The Official Publication of PSIA-Intermountain”
1979-1998
11 10-11
Minutes
These folders contain information from board meetings.
1980-1982
11 12
Newsletters
1978-1979
11 13
The Professional Skier: The Official Publication of the Professional Ski Instructors of America
1992
11 14-15
Rosters
These folders contain listings of board members, officers, and instructors.
1980-1985
11 16
Articles and Bylaws, Policy
1962-1972
11 17
Rosters
1968-1978
11 18
Minutes, Correspondence, Ski Utah Pamphlet
1967-1976
11 19
Sid Jenson, PSIA-Intermountain-AASI 1951 to 2001: A Brief History
2001

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Skis and skiing--Training--Utah
  • Skis and skiing--Training--West (U.S.)
  • Skis and skiing--Utah--History--Sources
  • Skis and skiing--West (U.S.)--History--Sources
  • Corporate Names :
  • Intermountain Ski Instructors Association--Archives
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes
  • Newsletters
  • Reports