Reference number
  • S/009
  • Collection
  • ┆Papers of the Alpine Ski Club, including membership records, annual reports, photographs, and papers relating to the management and administration of the Club.
Administrative history
  • ┆"The Alpine Ski Club is an active and friendly club of independent ski mountaineers. It was the first ski mountaineering club in Britain (founded by Arnold Lunn in 1908). The objectives of the club are to promote mountaineering on ski and to encourage good fellowship amongst ski mountaineers; to encourage mountaineering expeditions on ski throughout the world and to promote a better knowledge of the mountains in winter."  From the Club website: [](
Access status
  • Open
Conditions governing access
  • The collection is open and available to researchers, although some records may be closed for data protection or sensitivity.
Conditions governing reproduction
  • Copies may be made for private research purposes only, within copyright regulations and dependant on the condition of the material.
Language/scripts of material
  • English
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
  • Deposited with Special Collections by Ingram Lloyd, Chair of the Club.