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Yale Mountaineering Club correspondence

 Collection
Call Number: RU 565

Scope and Contents

The records consist of correspondence and memorabilia documenting the Yale Mountaineering Club's relations with climbers of Mt. Everest.

Dates

  • 1953-1957

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Arrangement

The materials are arranged by type of material.

Extent

0.02 Linear Feet (1 envelope)

Language of Materials

English

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

https://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/mssa.ru.0565

Abstract

The materials consist of correspondence and memorabilia documenting the Yale Mountaineering Club's relations with climbers of Mt. Everest.

Biographical / Historical

The Yale Mountaineering Club, an undergraduate student club, was founded in 1947.

General note

Forms part of Yale Record Group 40 (YRG 40), Records of Yale clubs, societies, and organizations.

Title
Guide to the Yale Mountaineering Club Correspondence
Status
Under Revision
Author
Staff of Manuscripts and Archives
Date
November 2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

Contact:
Yale University Library
P.O. Box 208240
New Haven CT 06520-8240 US
(203) 432-1735
(203) 432-7441 (Fax)

Location

Sterling Memorial Library
Room 147
120 High Street
New Haven, CT 06511

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