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Guide to the Rendez-vous Hautes Montagnes : files and journal, 1968-1994
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Historical Note
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Access Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Rendez-vous Hautes Montagnes : files and journal,
    Date (inclusive): 1968-1994
    Collection number: M1234
    Collector: Beardsley, Irene A., collector.
    Extent: .5 linear ft. (1 manuscript box)
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Abstract: Correspondence, organizational files, and the journal, 1969-1984. Includes Beardsley's research notes and typescript about the history of American women's mountaineering, ca. 1970, that was to have been used in von Reznicek's 2nd edition of VON DER KRINOLINE ZUM 6 GRAD, but which was not printed.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access Restrictions

    None.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Irene A. Beardsley, 2001.

    Preferred Citation

    Rendez-vous Hautes Montagnes : files and journal. M1234. Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Historical Note

    Organization formed in Engelberg, Switzerland, by Felicitas von Reznicek in 1968 to encourage women's climbing. Irene Beardsley was the American delegate. The group organized international climbs and an annual meeting, and through their biannual publication, "Rendez-vous-Journal," facilitated contacts between women mountaineers and reported significant climbs and expeditions.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    Correspondence, organizational files, and the journal, 1969-1984. Includes Beardsley's research notes and typescript about the history of American women's mountaineering, ca. 1970, that was to have been used in von Reznicek's 2nd edition of VON DER KRINOLINE ZUM 6 GRAD, but which was not printed.

    Access Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Armstrong, Patricia K.
    Atwood, Stephanie.
    Bartley, Ann.
    Beardsley, Irene A.
    Blum, Arlene, 1945-
    Bunin Yokell, Jane.
    Frost, Dorene.
    Huisman, Cate.
    Isherwood, Dana Smith.
    Jensen, Joan V.
    Johnson, Beverly.
    Knowlton, Elizabeth.
    Komarkova, Vera.
    Lilley, Barbara.
    Liska, Carol. A.
    Melchior, Siri.
    Mendenhall, Ruth Dyar.
    Miller, Irene B.
    Mullen, Frances.
    Nickerson, Donna.
    Petrilak, Stephanie I.
    Reid, Christine L.
    Reznicek, Felicitas von, 1904-
    Sweet, Meriby.
    Watson, Vera.
    Young, Margaret.
    Rendez-vous Hautes Montagnes.
    Mountaineering--History.
    Mountaineering expeditions.
    Women mountaineers--United States--History.