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Marnie Jump oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH501

Scope and Contents

Discusses the history of Arapahoe Basin Ski area in Summit County, Colo. and the Jump's involvement with the development of the facility.


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Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

Marjorie "Marnie" Brown born August 10, 1918; learned to ski at Bennington College, Vt. (1930s); worked at Arapahoe Basin, Summit County, Colo. in the 1940s; married Lawrence "Larry" Jump (1913-1985) co-founder of the ski area. Involved with facility until 1972 when Arapahoe Basin was sold. Member of the Colorado Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame (2000). Died on June 23, 2011 in Denver, Colo.


1 Audiocassette

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift;Nanci Campbell;2011.

Finding Aid for the Marnie Jump oral history,2003 December 1,[sound recording]
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

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