Karen Huntoon Miller papers, 1974-1983

Overview of the Collection

Miller, Karen Huntoon, 1949-
Karen Huntoon Miller papers
1974-1983 (inclusive)
1 linear feet, (1 box)
Collection Number
ACCN 1921
The Karen Huntoon Miller papers (1974-1983) consist of correspondence, resumes, newspaper articles, and skiing artifacts. Karen Huntoon Miller was a freestyle skier in the 1970s. She was women's world champion for moguls in 1974.
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Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
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Salt Lake City, UT

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Historical NoteReturn to Top

Karen Huntoon Miller (b. 1949) began skiing at the age of two while living in Vermont. She was downhill racer until she was thirteen and then began to compete in freestyle skiing events. In 1974, she won the Woman's World Champion for moguls and continued competing and placing in numerous ski competitions. Huntoon also won the Colgate World Trophy Women's Freestyle Ski Championships.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Karen Huntoon Miller papers (1974-1983) consist of correspondence, resumes, newspaper articles, and skiing artifacts. This collection is important because of the mark Huntoon made as a skilled woman freestyle skier in the seventies.

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

Collection Name, Collection Number, Box Number, Folder Number. Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, The University of Utah.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Acquisition Information

Box 1 was donated by Karen Huntoon Miller at an unknown date.

The poster contained in the map case was donated by Karen Hutoon Miller in 2001.

Processing Note

Processed by Alison Rogers in 2002.

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Separated Materials

See also the Karen Huntoon Miller photograph collection (P0921) in the Multimedia Division of Special Collections.

Related Materials

Forms part of the Ski and Snow Sports Archives (S.J. Quinney Outdoor Recreation Archives).

Forms part of the Aileen H. Clyde 20th Century Women's Legacy Archives.

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

General Materials, 1974-1983Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 1
1 2
1 3
1 4
Articles and Brochures
1 5
Colgate Women's Freestyle Championships
1 6
Skiing Statistics and Rankings
Taken from the Midas and Colgate Championships of 1975.
1 7
Comprehensive Safety Program for Get Hot Freestyle
This document is a work schedule.
1 8
Stowe Winter Carnival Program
1 9
Window of Vermont
1 10
The Intermountain Skier
1 11
Magazine Articles
1 12
Newspaper Clippings
1 13
Businesses and Organizations
Capital Sports Inc., Olin Ski Company, and Professional Freestyle Associates.
1 14
Pins and Patches
These are color photocopies and the originals have been placed into reserve.
1 15

Oversize Posters, 1978Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Ski Posters

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Freestyle skiing--United States
  • Skis and skiing--Competitions--United States
  • Skis and skiing--United States
  • Women skiers--United States--Archives

Personal Names

  • Miller, Karen Huntoon, 1949---Archives

Form or Genre Terms

  • Brochures
  • Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
  • Memorabilia
  • Personal correspondence
  • Photocopies
  • Posters
  • Scrapbooks