Guide to the Papers of Guy and Laura Waterman, 1971 - 2007Manuscript ML-106

Box & Folder List

Series 4, Addendum 3, 1876-1993

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Box: 39, Dates: circa 1970-1990

Contains climber's guides - both rock and ice - to the East Coast, the Adirondacks, Eastern Massachusetts, and British Columbia; trail guides to Connecticut, the Appalachian Trail, and Katahdin; and hundreds of bibliography notes for "Forest and Crag".

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Box: 40, Dates: 1980-1990

Contains notes used in the creation of the book "Yankee Rock and Ice". Included is information on early climbers, technique, and equipment; pre and post war differences in climbing; the philosophy of climbing; early female climbers; and considerable amounts of information on the Shawangunk Ridge in NY.

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Box: 41, Dates: 1985-1990

Contains notes used in the creation of the book "Yankee Rock and Ice". Included is information on climbing and conservation in the Boston area; rocking climbing of the 50's and 60's in various locations; changes in the rock climbing culture; changing equipment and training; female climbers; climbing with colleges of the northeast; breakthroughs in the sport and equipment; and a discussion of difficult climbs. Also included are outlines of the book.

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Box: 42, Dates: 1981-1987

Contains correspondence arranged alphabetically by correspondent, concerning "Forest and Crag" as well as "Yankee Rock and Ice". Included are those A-H.

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Box: 43, Dates: circa 1950-1985

Contains guides to hiking and climbing in the White Mountains, Rhode Island, Pittsburgh, New York, Cannon, Fraconia Notch, and the Adirondacks; AMC trail guides to Massachusetts, Maine, Rhode Island, and the White Mountains; numerous maps; and many guide books for the Appalachian Trail and the Long Trail.

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Box: 44, Dates: circa 1970-1989

Contains notes used in the creation of the book "Yankee Rock and Ice". Includes information on the history of ice climbing in Connecticut, Vermont, the White Mountains, the Adirondacks, and the Catskills; changes in ice climbing equipment and technique; the ‘revolution' in ice climbing during the 1970's and early 1980's; famous climbers from around the world; climbing equipment catalogues from 1977; and notes on technical climbing, including aspects of search and rescue, equipment testing, and guide books.

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Box: 45, Dates: 1980-1988

Contains correspondence arranged alphabetically by correspondent (I-S), concerning "Forest and Crag" as well as "Yankee Rock and Ice".

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