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There’s History In These Here Hills

by Dick Nelson [in 1975?] Though most people don’t realize it, the Upper Valley is the birthplace of modern skiing in the United States. Sure, the biggest areas in New England now are in central Vermont or north central New Hampshire.  And the biggest areas of all are out in the Rockies.  But it all […]

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Ford Sayre in 1939

Here is Dave Holbrook going off a jump at Oak Hill in 1939.  He was one of the first participants in the program.  But it goes full circle, as his children and grandchildren also went through the Ford Sayre program.  His daughter, Pam, is currently the Vice-Chair and Secretary for the Council.

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