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12th International Toni Sailer Ski Camp 1977

Three copies of an advertising pamphlet for the 12th International Toni Sailer Summer Ski Camp 1977, providing information on programs, dates, history, coaches, prices, equipment, and travel planning.

Alan White photographs

File contains 12 large, mounted photographic prints of people at the Toni Sailer Summer Ski Camp. These photographs presumably belonged to or were taken by Alan White. All photos are stamped on the back: "D. Duerks / 173 St. Paul Street / Kamloops, BC / V2C 2J1."

Item-level descriptions:

  • 001 - Two men in underwear riding up the t-bar. Labelled "Daniel / 80" on front. 41 x 51 cm.
  • 002 - Group of people hiking up to the top of the glacier, with skis left in the snow behind them. 41 x 51 cm.
  • 003 - People on skis on the mountain. Labelled "July 82, Whistler Mountain, D. Duerks" on back. 41 x 51 cm.
  • 004 - People hiking up a rocky mountainside with skis. Labelled "July 82, Whistler Mountain, D. Duerks" on back. 41 x 51 cm.
  • 005 - Some people and many skis on a snowy mountainside. Labelled "Daniel / 80" on front. 41 x 51 cm.
  • 006 - A long line of people walking along the glacier. Labelled "D. Duerks 7/81" on back. 41 x 51 cm.
  • 007 - Two men riding up the t-bar, with a view of the valley in the background. 41 x 51 cm.
  • 008 - Two people windsurfing on a lake. 41 x 51 cm.
  • 009 - Young man doing a backflip on a trampoline. Labelled "D. Duerks 7/81" on back. 41 x 51 cm.
  • 010 - Nancy Greene Raine standing with skis. Labelled "July 82, Whistler Mountain, D. Duerks" on back. 45.7 x 38 cm.
  • 011 - Toni Sailer in red with sunglasses. 47 x 39 cm.
  • 012 - Toni Sailer Summer Ski Camp group photo, 1979. See ADOUGLAS-01-02-015 for identification of most subjects. 40.6 x 50.8 cm.

Group portraits of Toni Sailer Summer Ski Camps

Group photographs of the Toni Sailer Summer Ski Camp staff and campers.

ADOUGLAS_01_02_001_001: Staff photo, 1979. Formerly under accession code WA_2016_023_022. See ADOUGLAS_01_02_015_001 for identification of most people in the photo. Photo taken by Harvey Soicher.

ADOUGLAS_01_02_001_002: Photo of all campers and staff. "5th season 1980 July 19-26" written on verso, along with names of most people in photo.

ADOUGLAS_01_02_001_003: Photo of all campers and staff. Names of most people in photo written on verso.

Misc. TSSSC and DMSSC Photos

Photographs of campers and staff skiing, hanging around, and posing for group photos at the Toni Sailer and Dave Murray Summer Ski Camps.

  • 001 - photo view from the top of a ski run looking down, with the DMSSC banner in the foreground.
  • 002 - photo of campers and staff sitting and standing around in front of the TSSSC office.
  • 003a-b - two identical group photos of TSSSC staff outdoors. Very similar shot to 004/005.
  • 004 - group photo of TSSSC staff outdoors. Same shot as 005; very similar shot to 003.
  • 005 - large print of group photo of TSSSC staff outdoors. Same shot as 004; very similar shot to 003.
  • 006 - black-and-white cardboard-mounted photo of a man skiing.
  • 007 - black-and-white photo of a man skiing. Same shot as 008.
  • 008 - black-and-white cardboard-mounted photo of a man skiing. Same shot as 007.

Notes made by Alex Douglas:

001: "DMSSC on Blackcomb Glacier"
002: "Adventures West Village - Camp was there 1972 to 1979. On table: Floyd Wilkie, Wayne Wong. Greg Lee on deck."
003-005: "Back row left to right: Toni Sailer, Wayne Booth, Alan White, Greg Lee, Wayne Wong, Bob Dufour, Don McQuaid. Middle row left to right: Scott Bridger, Nancy Greene Raine. Front row left to right: "Bob Turgeon, Floyd Wilkie. This photo would have been on the Whistler Glacier, probably 1978 or 1979."
006: "either 1973, 1976, or 1977. Alex Douglas wearing ski patrol pack. Harvey Soicher photo."
007-008: "These two photos taken by Harvey Soicher (worked with Greg Griffith). 1972 or 1976."

Summer Camp Photos

File contains five photographs showing staff, campers, and scenery from the Toni Sailer Summer Ski Camp. The people in the photographs include Wayne Booth, Roy Ferris, Floyd (Wilkie?) and Tim (Ferris?).

  • 001 - group photograph of Toni Sailer Summer Ski Camp staff seated on rocks, c. 1970s. Includes Toni Sailer, Greg Lee, Wayne Wong, Don McQuaid, Nancy Green Raine, and Floyd Wilkie.
  • 002 - photograph of five standing men, marked '7/1970' on back. (Possibly Wayne Booth at far left, Roy Ferris middle, Yves Bienvenu 2nd from right?)
  • 003 - photograph of a group of kids/teens standing around outside cabins, marked '1/74.'
  • 004 - photograph of glacier, marked '2/"74.'
  • 005 - photograph of man (Roy Ferris?) standing with boy (Roy's son Tim?) and holding ski, marked "Whistler Mt / Easter 1973."

Notes made by Alex Douglas in 2020:

001: "Taken up on Whistler Glacier during TSSSC mid 1980s - Back, left to right: Alan White, Wayne Wong, Bob Dufour, Scott Bridger. Middle, left to right: Toni Sailer, Wayne Booth, Greg Lee, Don McQuaid, Nancy Greene. Front, left to right: Bob Turgeon, Floyd Wilkie."
002: "1975 or 1973 TSSSC. Left to right: Wayne Booth, ?, Toni Sailer, ? Eve - Adventures West"
003: "On the beach at Adventures West TSSSC - full right is Floyd Wilkie"
004: "Whistler Glacier Summer Camp late 1970s-early 1980s"
005: "Roy Ferris and Tim Ferris, would have been early 1970s"

Toni Sailer in memoriam

File contains online newspaper articles and e-mails primarily relating to the death of Toni Sailer on August 24th 2009. Also included are a 1980 Toni Sailer Summer Ski Camp staff address list and an article about the U.S. National Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame.

  • 001 - Toni Sailer Summer Ski Camp 1980 staff address list.
  • 002 - Toni Sailer obituary and tribute, by Patrick Lang and John Fry, from www.skiinghistory.org, printed August 25 2011, 6 pages.
  • 003 - E-mail between Alex Douglas and Wayne Wong re: death of Toni Sailer, August 26 2009.
  • 004 - E-mail between Alex Douglas and Scott Bridger re: death of Toni Sailer, August 26 2009, 2 pages.
  • 005 - “A moment of silence for Austrian ski legend Toni Sailer,” Ron Judd, The Seattle Times, August 25 2009.
  • 006 - “Show Him The Money: Weichsel Plans To Shake Up Hall of Fame,” Roger Leo, Mountain News, June 29 2009, 2 pages.

Toni Sailer Summer Ski Camp 1977 People on the snow

Photographs of campers at the Toni Sailer Summer Ski Camp relaxing on Whistler Mountain with their ski gear in 1977.

Identification according to ADOUGLAS_03_011:

  • 001 (31-5) – July 1977, “[Adair?] + Beth Lewis.”
  • 002 (31-6) – July 1977, “Adire.”
  • 003 (31-7) – July 1977, “Allison + Jack Scow from ski mag.”
  • 004 (31-8) – July 1977, “Allan White.”
  • 005 (31-9) – July 1977, “Bill Scales, Wayne B., Mike [Seals], Donny.”
  • 006 (31-10) – July 1977, “Ronnie Broadwater.”
  • 007 (31-11) – July 1977, “Monique Ducole.”
  • 008 (31-14) – July 1977, “Donny McQuaid.”
  • 009 (31-15) – July 1977, “Cathy Modrall.”
  • 010 (34-7) – July 1977, “Gaby, Toni, Peter + Scot B, at bottom of Platter.”
  • 011 (34-18) – July 1977, “Pat McDougal ski shop.”
  • 012 (35-6) – July 1977, “[Tramp?] show.”

Douglas, Alex 'Axel'

Toni Sailer Summer Ski Camp 1979 Staff Photo

Item is a copy of a group photograph of Toni Sailer Summer Ski Camp staff members. They are in two rows - one standing, one squatting - and most of them are wearing TSSSC t-shirts.

Soicher, Harvey

Toni Sailer Summer Ski Camp 50th Anniversary

File contains e-mail correspondence, to-do lists, articles, and other documents relating to the 50th Anniversary of the Toni Sailer Summer Ski Camp, with a particular focus on the planning of the anniversary celebration by Alex Douglas.

List of documents:

  • 001 - article, “Museum Musings: Celebrating 50 years of summer skiing,” Jeff Slack, Whistler Question, April 25 2016.
  • 002 - article, “Olympic Hero Toni Sailer Teaches Ski Racing Atop a Canadian Glacier,” Anita Verschoth, Sports Illustrated Vault, June 1 1981.
  • 003 - advertisement for Brandy’s at The Keg, Creekbread and the Community, winter wear and cookbook, Mountain Life, winter/spring 2016.
  • 004 - e-mail correspondence between Tam Peavoy and Alex Douglas, March 24-26 2016.
  • 005 - Creekbread menu, c. 2015-16.
  • 006 - e-mail correspondence between Alex Douglas and Wayne Wong, February 15-16 2016.
  • 007 - e-mail correspondence between Jeff Slack and Alex Douglas, March 24 2016.
  • 008 - scan of a TSSSC pamphlet: Racing/Freestyle/Recreational, with pictures of Toni Sailer, Nancy Greene Raine, Wayne Wong, and Bob Dufour.
  • 009 - e-mail correspondence between Whistler Museum and Alex Douglas, October 15 2015.
  • 010 - e-mail correspondence between Sarah Drewery and Alex Douglas, August 2 2013.
  • 011 - e-mail correspondence between Karla Grenon and Alex Douglas, April-August 2015.
  • 012 - Priority Communication Planner page with phone numbers, e-mails, and notes about the Whistler 50th Anniversary.
  • 013 - Priority Communication Planner page with to-do-list (?) for planning 50th Anniversary.
  • 014 - Priority Communication Planner page with notes regarding 50th Anniversary.
  • 015 - e-mail correspondence between Alex Douglas, Doug Matthewman, Steven Threndyle, Alan White, and Scott Bridger, regarding date for 50 Summers at Whistler celebration.
  • 016 - copy of April 2015 correspondence between Alex Douglas and Karla Grenon, with handwritten notes along the top and on the back.
  • 017 - e-mail from Alex Douglas to Nancy Greene and Al Raine, April 26 2015.
  • 018 - e-mail correspondence between Alex Douglas and Cate Webster, March-April 2015.
  • 019 - Priority Communication Planner page with notes/to-do list for 50th Anniversary.
  • 020 - e-mail from Alex Douglas to Gemma Prescott, March 16 2015.
  • 021 - e-mail from Michelle Leroux to Alex Douglas, August 2 2013.
  • 022 - e-mail correspondence between Harry Burgess and Nancy Greene Raine, May 9 2014.
  • 023 - e-mail from Alex Douglas to Mark Taylor, October 7 2014.
  • 024 - “Summer Skiing? A Whistler Tradition,” Whistorical blog, June 29 2013.

Toni Sailer Summer Ski Camp extras - People + Event 1977

People playing volleyball, jumping on a trampoline, mingling, and playing horseshoes at Toni Sailer Summer Ski Camp.

Identification according to ADOUGLAS-03-011:

  • 001 (32-18) – July 1977, “Allison.”
  • 002 (32-15) – July 1977, “Wayne Booth, [Lexy], Margie.”
  • 003 (32-20) – July 1977, “Horse shoe’s with Don McQuaid.”
  • 004 (32-5) – July 1977, “Margie and her sore knee.”
  • 005 (32-19) – July 1977, “Margie.”
  • 006 (30-12) – June-July 1977, “Ami and her flipping, blurred.”
  • 007 (30-22) – June-July 1977, “Trampoline picture, a bit dark.”
  • 008 (30-10) – June-July 1977, “Scot B. hard hitting action, Volleyball.”
  • 009 (30-15) – June-July 1977, “Laurie, Debbie (white blouse), Robin, Sharron behind Don.”
  • 010 (29-14) – June 1977, “Friendly game of soccer.”
  • 011 (29-20) – June 1977, “DiDi Pam and some kids.”
  • 012 (30-13) – June-July 1977, “Ami and her flipping, blurred.”
  • 013 (32-8) – July 1977, “Katie, Marlie, Lynn, sister.”
  • 014 (30-2) – June-July 1977, “Wayne Booth rough housing with the kids.”
  • 015 (30-6) – June-July 1977, “Randi.”
  • 016 (30-11) – June-July 1977, “Scot B. hard hitting action, Volleyball, 11 not too hard.”
  • 017 (32-4) – July 1977, “Tether ball Margie +”

Douglas, Alex 'Axel'

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