Jean Saubert papers, 1956-1998

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Saubert, Jean, 1942-2007
Title
Jean Saubert papers
Dates
1956-1998 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.25 linear feet
Collection Number
ACCN 0223
Summary
The Jean Saubert papers (1956-1998) contain a scrapbook, magazine articles, newspaper, and map relating to her international ski career. Saubert was a member of the U.S. Olympic/World Championship ski teams in 1962, 1964, and 1966. She won silver and bronze medals in the 1964 Innsbruck Winter Olympics. She later taught in elementary schools in Colorado, Utah, and Oregon, and was a physical education instructor at Brigham Young University.
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: 8015818863
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

Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Jean Saubert (b.1942) was born and raised in Oregon and learned how to ski on Mt. Hood and Mt. Bachelor. Saubert was a member of the U.S. Olympic/World Championship Ski Teams in 1962, 1964, and 1966. Jean won two of the six medals (silver and bronze) brought home by the U.S. team from the 1964 Innsbruck Winter Olympics in Austria. After her notable international ski career, Jean continued to race competitively, attending charity Pro-Am races as a former olympian. She received a B.S. degree in Elementary Education from Oregon State University in 1965 and a Master of Recreational Education degree from Brigham Young University in 1976. Saubert taught in elementary schools in Colorado (Vail Country Day School, 1966-1967), Utah (Granite School District, 1967-1974), and Oregon (Hillsboro School District, 1978-2000). She was a physical education instructor at Brigham Young University (1975-1978), and coached skiing, tennis, racquetball, archery, weight training, volleyball, and swimming. Saubert is an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Later-day Saints.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Jean Saubert papers (1956-1998) contain a scrapbook, magazine articles, newspaper, and map relating to her international ski career.

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

Gift of Jean Saubert in 2002.

Processing Note

Processed by Lea Kinikini in 2003.

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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 Archive.

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 1 Scrapbook, IX Winter Games 1964
1 2 Magazine articles 1960-1998
1 3 Newspaper, National Skiing, Volume 8, Number 8 1956
1 4 Map, XIV Olympic Winter Games 1984

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Downhill ski racing--United States
  • Latter Day Saint athletes--West (U.S.)--Archives
  • Latter Day Saint women--West (U.S.)--Archives
  • Skis and skiing--Competitions--United States--Sources
  • Women Olympic athletes--Archives
  • Women skiers--West (U.S.)--Archives

Personal Names

  • Saubert, Jean, 1942-2007--Archives

Corporate Names

  • Olympic Winter Games (9th : 1964 : Innsbruck, Austria)

Form or Genre Terms

  • Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
  • Maps
  • Newspapers
  • Scrapbooks