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Guide to the American Women's Himalayan Expedition, Inc. : files, 1974-1984
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Box 1, Folder 1

Correspondence with American Alpine Club and Nepal1973 Apr. 9 - 1977 Apr. 12

Scope and Content Note

Contains correspondence regarding application for permission to climb Annapurna in fall of 1978 by the AWHE. Also an earlier application for an international women's group to climb in the spring of 1975

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Blum, Arlene
Cheney, M. J.
de la Vega, Frank
Firey, Joan
Fischer, David J.
Henriot, James F.
Miller, Irene B.
Panday, Mohan B.
Porzak, Glenn E.
Watson, Vera
American Alpine Club
Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Nepal
Box 1, Folder 2

Scope and Content Note

Contains information regarding American Alpine Club's first expedition to Nepal including

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Blum, Arlene
Firey, Joan
Box 1, Folder 2

Nepal Mountaineering Rules1976 Jan. 26 - 1978 June 1

Scope and Content Note

Contains the mountaineering rules of Nepal and a copy of the application for permission to climb Annapurna in fall of 1978 by the AWHE.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Blum, Arlene
Cheney, M. J.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Nepal
Box 1, Folder 3

Dutch Expedition 19771978 Jan. 1 - 1978 Mar. 7

Scope and Content Note

Contains correspondence with members of Dutch expedition that climbed Annapurna in 1977 by the Dutch Rib, and copies of related articles.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Verrijn-Stuart, A. A.
Wildervanck, Lucas W.
Royal Dutch Alpine Club
Box 1, Folder 4

Other Expeditions1976 Jan. 16 - 1977 Dec. 6

Scope and Content Note

Contains correspondence with members of other expeditions to Annapurna and other Nepalese peaks.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Anglada, Jose Manuel
Carter, H. Adams
Day, M. W. Henry
Henriot, James F.
Miller, Irene
Ovchinnikov, A.
Poliakov, A.
Putnam, William L.
Read, Al
Van Meter, Steve
Watson, Vera
Wilson, Bob
American Bicentennial Everest Expedition
American Alpine Club
Expedicion Espanola al Annapurna
British Nepalese Army Annapurna Expedition 1970
American Annapurna III Expedition 1978
Box 1, Folder 5

Minutes of AWHE Meetings1976 Jan. 21 - 1978 Apr. 9

Scope and Content Note

Minutes of meetings of AWHE expedition members and supporters working on planning and fund raising.
Box 1, Folder 6

Fund Raising - Fact Sheets, Press Releases1977 - 1978

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of publicity for fund raising, copy of NY TImes article.
Box 1, Folder 7

Fund Raising - Tee Shirts1977 - 1981

Scope and Content Note

Flier for Sacramento event, various documents and tee shirt order forms.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Formoso, Sandy
Box 1, Folder 8

Fund Raising - Treks1978 Feb. 13 - 1979 Feb. 15

Scope and Content Note

Cost estimates, advertising, correspondence related to the two treks organized for fund raising.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Gallo, Penny Howe
Hanley, Mary Lynn
Miller, Irene B.
Group Travel Adventures
Box 1, Folder 9

Legal - Incorporation of AWHE1977 Aug. 22 - 1982 Mar. 1

Scope and Content Note

Legal documents of incorporation and unincorporation of AWHE, with related correspondence.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Blum, Arlene
Gallo, Penny Howe
Blasgen, Sharon
Miller, Irene B.
Watson, Vera
Ware, Fletcher & Freidenrich
Box 1, Folder 10

Corporate Donations1977 Dec. 12 - 1979 May 24

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence related to corporate fundraising.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Bacon, Glenn C.
Blasgen, Sharon
Miller, Irene B.
Moloney, Vincent G.
Vandenberg, Jeffrey J.
Watson, Vera
IBM
Johnson & Johnson
WM. Underwood Company
Box 1, Folder 11

Donations to AWHE - 11977 Aug. 6 - 1979 Jan. 27

Scope and Content Note

Many letters accompaning personal donations to AWHE before the expedition left in August 1978.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Miller, Colin
Box 2, Folder 1

Donations to AWHE - 21978 Jan. 26 - 1979 Mar. 26

Scope and Content Note

Many letters accompaning personal tax-deductible donations to AWHE through the American Alpine Club, thanks to AAC sponsorship. Also periodic reports from the AAC of donations received.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

de la Vega, Frank
American Alpine Club
Box 2, Folder 2

Donations - Copies of Checks Deposited by AWHE1978 Mar. 23 - 1978 July 17

Scope and Content Note

Copies of checks from individuals sent to AWHE during 1978.
Box 2, Folder 3

Donations - Printout 1978 July 10

Scope and Content Note

Computer listing of all individuals donating money to AWHE up to July 10, 1978.
Box 2, Folder 4

Logistics1978

Scope and Content Note

Notes on logistics of Dutch 1977 expedition. Estimated logistics for AWHE. Account balance, Mar. 1, 1978.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Prochazka, Ingeborg
Box 2, Folder 5

Food1977 Nov 11 - 1979 May 14

Scope and Content Note

Food planning and evaluation afterwards.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Arnolt, Rick
Firey, Joan
Hart, John A.
Box 2, Folder 6

Medical1978 Feb. 7 - 1979 Oct. 19

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence concerning medical planning, purchase of oxygen bottles and masks from earlier expeditions.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

McGowan, Richard
Kramar, Piro
Verrijn-Stuart, A. A.
Watson, Vera
Box 2, Folder 7

Research1977 July 18 - 1979 Sept. 12

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence concerning possible high altitude research to be carried out by AWHE, including physiological studies by Barbara Drinkwater at UC Santa Barbara.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Cheney, M. J.
Drinkwater, Barbara L.
Fisher, Sandra Lotz
Hultgren, Herbert N.
Kramar, Piro
Miller, Irene B.
Park, C. G.
Swan, Kenneth C.
Talbot, John H.
American Alpine Club
University of California, Santa Barbara
Stanford University
Box 2, Folder 8

Equipment Lists - Other Expeditions1977 - 1978

Scope and Content Note

Equipment lists from several other expeditions, including Everest the Hard Way, American Jannu Expedition 1978, and lists for Sirdar and High Altitude Porters from Himalayan Society.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Clarke, Dave
Box 2, Folder 9

Equipment - Before1977 Nov. 28 - 1979 Nov. 6

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence regarding equipment; final equipment lists; info on radios, tents; list of corporations donating equipment; shipping info.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Miller, Colin
Miller, Irene B.
Ortenburger, Leigh
Watson, Vera
Marmot Mountain Works, Ltd.
Pacific Westbound Conference
Box 2, Folder 10

Equipment - Members' Lists1978

Scope and Content Note

Specification from each member of needed equipment and sizes.
Box 2, Folder 11

Equipment 3 - in Nepal1978 July - 1978 Oct.

Scope and Content Note

Lists of all goods taken to Nepal, to be consumed in Nepal and to be re-exported. Breakdown by package. Contents of boxes as repacked in 65 lb loads to be carried by porters. Boxes for the higher camps. List of corporations making equipment donations, and printout of addresses.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Box 2, Folder 12

Equipment 4 - Afterwards1978 July 18 - 1979 Sep. 17

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence with corporations regarding equipment used.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Raymond K. Andresen
Nancy Fletcher
Robert E. Foster
Vera Komarkova
A. H. McNally
C. H. Moore
Lyn David Sabala
Uniroyal, Inc
Dunlop Japan, Ltd.
Kelly Advertising, Inc.
Bridgeport Metal Goods Mfg. Co.
Scott USA
Camp Trails
Box 2, Folder 13

Budget1978 - 1980

Scope and Content Note

Budget estimates for the climb, and proposed budget for 1980 - 1981.
Box 2, Folder 14

Invoices - Before1978

Scope and Content Note

Contains invoices for equipment, food, other miscellaneous services, and for reimbursement of expenses by expedition members, all before the expedition left the USA.
Box 2, Folder 15

Correspondence - M. J. Cheney, Sherpa Cooperative1977 Jan. 12 - 1979 Apr. 28

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence between AWHE and M. J. Cheney, the head of Sherpa Coop in Nepal, who became our representative with the Nepal government and our source of Sherpas.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

M. J. Cheney
Vera Watson
Sherpa Cooperative Trekking Ltd.
Box 3, Folder 1

Invoices - in Nepal1978 Jul. - 1978 Oct.

Scope and Content Note

Sherpa Coop bills for the base camp reconnoitre, pay for Sherpas, pay for porters, and other miscellaneous receipts.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

M. J. Cheney
Sherpa Cooperative Trekking Ltd.
Box 3, Folder 2

Nepal Expenses - Summary1978 May 29 - 1978 Nov. 28

Scope and Content Note

Setting up of bank account in Nepal. Summary of expenses while in Nepal.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Irene B. Miller
.
Box 3, Folder 3

Invoices After - 11978 Sep. - 1980

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous invoices for services after the expedition returned.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Irene B. Miller
.
Box 3, Folder 4

Invoices After - 21978 Sep. - 1980

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous invoices for services after the expedition returned.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Irene B. Miller
.
Box 3, Folder 5

Members' Expenses1978 Sep. - 1980

Scope and Content Note

Invoices from AWHE members for expenses both before and after the expedition.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

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Box 3, Folder 6

AWHE - Taxes 11977 July 15 - 1979 June 26

Scope and Content Note

Articles of incorporation and corporate income tax returns and related correspondence.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Penny Howe Gallo
Ware, Fletcher, and Freidenrich
Box 3, Folder 7

AWHE - Taxes 21979 July 19 - 1980 May 16

Scope and Content Note

Articles of incorporation and corporate income tax returns and related correspondence.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Penny Howe Gallo
Ware, Fletcher, and Freidenrich
Box 3, Folder 8

AWHE - Taxes 31980 May 23 - 1984 Jan. 31

Scope and Content Note

Articles of incorporation and corporate income tax returns and related correspondence.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Penny Howe Gallo
Anne Hightower
Noreene Wilson
Ware, Fletcher, and Freidenrich
Box 3, Folder 9

AWHE - Taxes 41983 Apr. 14 - 1985 Apr. 1

Scope and Content Note

Corporate income tax returns and related correspondence.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Noreene Wilson
Box 3, Folder 10

AWHE - Taxes 51985 Jan. 6 - 1987

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence related to dissolution of AWHE as a corporation.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Timothy M. Ames
Arlene Blum
Noreene Wilson
Box 4, Folder 1

Checking Account Registers1977 July 5 - 1984 Jan. 31

Scope and Content Note

Checking account registers.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Box 4, Folder 2

Checking Account Statements1981 Feb. 27 - 1987 Aug. 31

Scope and Content Note

Checking account statements.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Crocker National Bank
Wells Fargo
Box 4, Folder 3

Cashfund Account1979 Oct. 26 - 1985 Nov. 29

Scope and Content Note

Registers and statements from cashfund account with Paine Webber.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Paine Webber
Box 4, Folder 4

National Geographic1977 Oct. 5 - 1979 Jan. 19

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence concerning support from and article in National Geographic.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Arlene Blum
Gilbert M. Grosvenor
Joseph R. Judge
Melinda Sanders
National Geographic
Box 4, Folder 5

Other Articles by Members1978 Dec. 15 - 1979 Nov. 29

Scope and Content Note

Three drafts of article written by Vera Komarkova for American Alpine Journal. Draft of article by Piro Kramar for "The Physician and Sports Medicine". Copy of article by Joan Firey in The Mountaineer. Exerpts from diaries of Vera Komarkova and Irene Miller.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Arlene Blum
Barbara Drinkwater
Joan Firey
Vera Komarkova
Piro Kramar
Irene B. Miller
American Alpine Club
Box 4, Folder 6

Income - Photos1978 June 2 - 1981 Sept.17

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence concerning income from use of photos.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Eva S. Auchincloss
Chris Dadarria
Colin Miller
Lorraine Rorke
John Schultz
Lynn Thompson
National Geographic
Funk and Wagnalls Inc.
Chicago Tribune
Women's Sports Foundation
The Great Pacific Iron Works
Contemporary Perspectives, Inc.
Box 4, Folder 7

Slide Shows - 11978 - 1979

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence concerning slide shows.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Ed Bennett
Jim Burn
Robert W. Fortner
Ty Hisatomi
Raymond Lester
Irene Miller
Helen Rogers
Val Sherman
Mary Ann Simpson
Margy Sloan
Claire Stegmann
Susan Rebecca Wels
Cilla Whiteman
Gloria Williams
Betsy Wood
Barbara Zeldin
Box 4, Folder 8

Slide Shows - 21979 - 1982

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence concerning slide shows.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Marty Belknap
Marian Blair
Abby Boyd
Claudia Doerr
Donna Ericson
Donna Tepe Garton
Ed Gilmore
Muriel J. Gunn
Christine Halamka
Richard Hechtel
Joan Holland
Olive Horrell
Kristi Johnson
John P. Kennedy
Kitty Mason
Irene B. Miller
Rod Newcomb
Gertrude Pocha
mary Anne Simpson
June Burlingame Smith
Jack Stewart
Box 4, Folder 9

Film - Other Proposals1977 - 1978

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence concerning possible filmmakers.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Marie Ashton
Robert Carmichael
Leila Dargahi
Steve Marts
Robert G. McBride
Sheila Page
Carol M. Rosebaum
Margaret A. Smilow
Dyanna Taylor
Richter McBride Productions Inc.
Box 5, Folder 1

AWHE Film - 11978 Aug. 6 - 1979 Mar. 4

Scope and Content Note

Film agreement, progress report, footage guide.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Marie Ashton
Dyanna Taylor
ABC American Sportsman
Box 5, Folder 2

AWHE Film - 21979 Mar. 7 - 1982 Sept. 17

Scope and Content Note

Agreement between AWHE, Ashton, Taylor, and ABC Sports. Correspondence related to production and showing of film, and ownership and storage of film materials. Amendment to film agreement. Letter about movie script based on book.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Diane Altwein
John R. Amatt
Marie Ashton
Freude Bartlett
Irene A. Beardsley
Arlene Blum
Leonard Franklin
Penny Howe Gallo
Marvin A. Gluck
Dyanna Taylor
Richard W. Poe
Ted Winterburn
ABC Sports, Inc.
ABC
Ware, Fletcher, and Freidenrich
Franklin, Weinrib, Rudell and Vassallo, P>C>
Annapurna - A Woman's Place
Box 5, Folder 3

AWHE Film - 31981 Sept. 21 - 1983 Oct. 8

Scope and Content Note

Contract with Serious Business Company for marketing film. Related correspondence. Information on several film festivals.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Freude Bartlett
Terry L Byrnes
Paul A. Epstein
Anne Hightower
Diana Muirhead
Serious Business Company
Annapurna - A Woman's Place
Box 5, Folder 4

AWHE Film - 41981 Feb. 16 - 1984 Apr. 1

Scope and Content Note

Invoices for storage of film original materials by Bonded Services.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Bonded Services
Annapurna - A Woman's Place
Box 5, Folder 5

AWHE Film - 51980 May 15 - 1981 Aug. 9

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence about accounting of film-related expenses. Dyanna Taylor's expenses. Letter about distribution agreement with Women Make Movies.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Marie Ashton
Irene A. Beardsley
Terry Byrnes
Dyanna Taylor
Women Make Movies
Annapurna - A Woman's Place
Box 5, Folder 6

Smiley Correspondence1981 Mar. 19 - 1983 Dec. 29

Scope and Content Note

Letters from Guy Smiley to Irene Beardsley concerning a paper on the expedition for a course in women's history at SUNY-Binghampton, New York. Draft of summary of paper.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Irene A. Beardsley
Guy. R. Smiley
Box 5, Folder 7

File Index1981

Scope and Content Note

Index of files of Irene Beardsley and Vera Watson, prepared by Guy Smiley, history student at SUNY-Binghamton NY. These file categories are no longer valid.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Guy R. Smiley
Box 5, Folder 8

Hoff Correspondence1979 Mar. 8 - 1980 Dec. 8

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence concerning "Encounters in Excellence" speakers program for middle school students.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Norman Baker
Christopher M. Ballister
Jens Bjerre
Gordon Cawelti
Helen R. Gerhardt
Joseph W. Hoff
James B. Irwin
Dewitt Jones
Richard C. Kern
Robert M. Lancto
Robert M. Malinka
Irene B. Miller
William R. Pogue
Louis Romano
Bob Roney
Russell L Schweickart
Robert R. Spillane
Thomas A. Sterling
John. H. Swaim
Scott D. Thomson
Conrad F. Toepfer, Jr.
Theodore J. Walker
Stanton A. Waterman
Box 5, Folder 9

Media Correspondence1979 Mar. 8 - 1980 Dec. 8

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence concerning interviews and public appearances for Irene Miller.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Joseph R. Judge
Essie E. Lee
George Merlis
Colin Miller
Irene B. Miller
Susan Rebecca Wels
National Geographic
IBM
Think Magazine
Stanford Alumni Association
ABC Entertainment
Hunter College
Box 5, Folder 10

AWHE Newsletter Mailing Lists1979

Scope and Content Note

Two sets of mailing labels of supporters of the expedition dated roughly January 1979.
Box 5, Folder 11

Mailing Lists1978 - 1979

Scope and Content Note

Various lists of names and addresses of AWHE supporters.
Box 5, Folder 12

Office Memos - Colin Miller1978 Dec. 12 - 1979 Apr. 5

Scope and Content Note

Handwritten memos of business conducted by Colin Miller immediately after the expedition.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Colin Miller
Box 5, Folder 13

Vera Watson - Miscellaneous1977 July 2 - 1978

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous correspondence to Vera Watson. Photo of Vera at pre-expedition party.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Arlene Blum
Allison Clough
Gayle Costello
Irmgard Dobler
Terry Anderson Pearce
Vera Watson
Box 5, Folder 14

Climbing Directory1977 July 2 - 1978

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence related to publication of a Women's Climbing Directory by AWHE and Woodswomaen

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Arlene Blum
Denise Miller
Kethy Phibbs
Woodswomen
Box 5, Folder 15

Summer Meets1978 Dec. 19 - 1982 May 25

Scope and Content Note

Corespondence related to summer meets of AWHE supporters in 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982. Letter from Janusz Onyszkiewics (husband of Alison Chadwick) and information on British fund commemorating Alison.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Arlene Blum
Alison Chadwick-Onyszkiewics
Colin Miller
Janusz Onyszkiewics
Merriby Sweet
Box 5, Folder 16

Donations to AWHE and VWACO 1978 Oct. 31 - 1980 May 27

Scope and Content Note

Early donations through AWHE to the Vera Watson Alison Chadwick-Onyszkiewicz Memorial Fund, set up to support women climbers and later run through the American Alpine Club.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

M. J. Cheney
Frank de la Vega
Nancy K. Evans
Helen E. Howell
Piro Kramar
Jim Love
Colin Miller
Helen Rogers
Gloria E. Williams
Margaret Hughes Yound
VWACO Fund
Box 5, Folder 17

Grants Funded by AWHE1978 Dec. 28 - 1986 May 9

Scope and Content Note

Applications directly to AWHE for grants for women's expeditions from spring of 1982 to 1986.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Susan X. Billings
Lydia Bradey
Evelyn Lees
Krystyna Palmowska
Danuta Wach
Toby Weiss
Rick Wyatt
VWACO Fund
Box 6, Folder 1

VWACO Fund - Spring 19801980

Scope and Content Note

Applications and grants funded by VWACO for spring of 1980. Reports of expecitions.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Stacey Marie Allison
Susan Coons
Diane Dailey
Elizabeth Doyle
Sue Giller
Sallie M. Greenwood
Nancy Goforth
Susan Havens
Nancy A. Holzwarth
Shari Kearney
Vera Komarkova
Debra Luraas
Heidi Ludi
Lindi McIlwhine
Karen Elena Laverne Rosene
Cyndy Simer
Lucy Smith
Saranne Taylor
Christy Tews
Rebecca Upham
Annie Whitehouse
VWACO Fund
Box 6, Folder 2

VWACO Fund - Spring 19811981

Scope and Content Note

Applications and grants funded by VWACO for spring of 1981. Expedition reports.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Stacy Allison
Kathy Anderson
Irene A. Beardsley
Susan Anne Giller
Sallie Greenwood
Vera Komarkova
Anne Macquarie
Kathy Phibbs
Colleen M. Sleavin
Toby Weiss
VWACO Fund
Box 6, Folder 3

VWACO Fund - Fall 19811981

Scope and Content Note

Applications and grants funded by VWACO for fall of 1981. Expedition reports.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Stacy Allison
Irene Beardsley
Cherie Bremer-Kamp
Sue Giller
Jini Griffiths
Susan Havens
Tanya Lee Irwin
Shari Kearney
Heidi Ludi
Anne Macquarie
Lucy Smith
VWACO Fund
Box 6, Folder 4

VWACO Fund - Spring 19821982

Scope and Content Note

Applications and grants funded by VWACO for spring of 1982. Expedition reports.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Irene A. Beardsley
Catherine Freer
Melissa Jenkins
T. C. Price Zimmerman
Frank de la Vega
VWACO Fund
Box 6, Folder 5

VWACO Fund - Fall 1982 - French-American Women's Climbing Exchange1982 June 19 - 1984 May 21

Scope and Content Note

Applications and grants funded by VWACO for the French-American Women's Climbing Exchange, in which six American climbers travelled to Paris and climbed with French hosts.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Isabelle Agresti
Sandra Winslow Childs
Rhea Dodd
Susan Giller
Pat Haythorn
Alison Osius
Teri Kane Savelli
Toby Weiss
Rick Wyatt
VWACO Fund
Box 6, Folder 6

VWACO Fund - Spring 19831983

Scope and Content Note

Applications and grants funded by VWACO for spring of 1983. Expedition reports.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Arlene Blum
Christine de Colombel
Anna Czerwinska
Marxh Fraser
Michele A. Girts
Sue Giller
Pat Hudson
Dana Isherwood
Shari Kearny
Vera Komarkova
Evelyn Lees
Gerri Sue Lent
Anne Macquarie
Sarah C. Michael
Marty O"Keefe
Anna Okopinska
Alison Osius
Krystyna Palmowska
Carol Rubenstein
Virginia Seiser
Lucy Smith
Anne Tournay
Danuta Wach
Toby Weiss
Annie Whitehouse
VWACO Fund
Box 6, Folder 7

VWACO Fund - Fall 19831983

Scope and Content Note

Applications and grants funded by VWACO for fall of 1983. Expedition reports.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Donna M. Kalal
VWACO Fund
Box 6, Folder 8

VWACO Fund - Spring 19841984

Scope and Content Note

Applications and grants funded by VWACO for spring of 1984. Expedition reports.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Carlos Buhler
Jo-Anne Christensen
Sallie Greenwoor
Gwen Hall-Hargis
Nancy Elizabeth Kerrebrock
Vera Komarkova
Alice M. Krueper
Maureen Mary O'Neill
Kathy Phibbs
Kate M. Reiss
Wendy E. Roberts
Emelie Scheult
Ruth Steinman
Dina Stervoba
Elizabeth White
Carolyn J. Wilson
Karen M. Wojcieson
Sharon Wood
VWACO Fund
Box 6, Folder 9

VWACO Fund - Fall 19841984

Scope and Content Note

Applications and grants funded by VWACO for fall of 1984. Expedition reports.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Doris L. Bowers
Catherine Freer
Priscilla McKenney
Julia Louise Wright
VWACO Fund
Box 6, Folder 10

VWACO Fund - 19851985

Scope and Content Note

Applications and grants funded by VWACO for 1985. Expedition reports.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Todd Bibler
Catherine Freer
Jonell Geller
Dana Isherwood
Renny Jackson
Maureen O'Neill
Kathy Phibbs
Sandy Stewart
VWACO Fund
Box 6, Folder 11

VWACO Fund - 19861986

Scope and Content Note

Applications and grants funded by VWACO for 1986. Expedition reports.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Elizabeth H. Archel
Stacy Marie Allison Austin
Julie Brugger
Paula Brutz
Julie-Anne Clyma
Kathleen Giel
Sue Giller
Dana Isherwood
Shari Kearney
Margaret Magennis
Alison Osius
Helen Padday
Anne Maria Palmer
Lucy Smith
Paula Turley
Annie Whitehouse
VWACO Fund
Box 7, Folder 1

VWACO Fund - 19871987

Scope and Content Note

Applications and grants funded by VWACO for 1987. Expedition reports.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Beverly J. Boynton
Catherine Freer
Kathleen Mary Giel
Sibylle C. Hechtel
Kathy Phibbs
Dana Isherwood
Roberta Hutchison
Evelyn C. Lees
Melly Ruelling
Miriam Lee Stone
VWACO Fund
Box 7, Folder 2

VWACO Fund - 19881988

Scope and Content Note

Applications and grants funded by VWACO for 1988. Expedition reports.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Arlene Blum
Kathy Giel
Sue Giller
Shari Kearney
Carol J. Snetsinger
Betsy White
Annie Whitehouse
VWACO Fund
Box 7, Folder 3

VWACO Fund - Contributions1979 Mar. - 1984 Sept.

Scope and Content Note

American Alpine Club statements listing contributions to the VWACO Fund from March 1979 to September 1984.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

American Alpine Club
VWACO Fund
Box 7, Folder 4

VWACO Fund - Committee Meetings and Correspondence1979 Mar. 28 - 1994 Mar. 14

Scope and Content Note

Agreement between AWHE and the American Alpine Club to establish the Vera Watson/Alison Chadwick-Onyskiewicz fund for promoting women's mountaineering. Committee minutes, press releases, correspondence. Applications from 1988 on.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Arlene Blum
Irene A. Beardsley
Katherine Giel
Sallie Greenwood
Dana Isherwood
Lou Reichardt
T. C. Price Zimmermann
American Alpine Club
VWACO Fund
Box 7, Folder 5

"Annapurna A Woman's Place," by Arlene Blum1980

Scope and Content Note

Signed copy of Annapurna A Woman's Place by Arlene Blum, the story of the 1978 climb of Annapurna by the American Women's Himalayan Expedition.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Arlene Blum
Box 7, Folder 6

Summit Magazine1978

Scope and Content Note

Summit Magazine April-May 1978 Volume 24, Number 2, with article "American Women to Attempt Annapurna I, by Vera Watson and Irene Miller.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Vera Watson
Irene B. Miller