Iowa Mountaineers Records
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Scope and Contents
The Iowa Mountaineers Records date from 1940 to 1977 and span .75 linear feet. The collection includes newspaper articles, brochures, correspondence, bulletins, schedules, and photographs.
- Creation: 1940-1977
- Iowa Mountaineers (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
The papers are open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright restrictions may apply; please consult Special Collections staff for further information.
Biographical / Historical
The Iowa Mountaineers was organized in 1940 and incorporated in 1943. The purpose of the group was to promote outdoor recreation associated with mountain climbing, wilderness camping, hiking, and mountaineering. In addition, the group sponsored annual film lectures and programs covering the exploration and experiences of adventure photographers, mountaineers, and world travelers.
0.75 Linear Feet
University organization dedicated to outdoor recreation associated with mountaineering
- David McCartney
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